Medical Definition of Haemobartonella

1. A genus of parasitic bacteria (order Rickettsiales) found in and on the surface of erythrocytes, but which rarely produce disease in animals without splenectomy. They are identical to Eperythrozoon species, except that Haemobartonella species are not found free in the plasma nor are ring forms seen on the surface of infected erythrocytes. Species are found in laboratory rats and in dogs, cats, and other domestic animals. The type species is Haemobartonella muris. Synonym: Haemobartonella. Origin: G. Haima, blood, + dim. Of A.S. Beretun, courtyard, grange, fr. Bere, barley, + tun, enclosure (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haemobartonella

Haemaphysalis cinnabarina
Haemaphysalis cinnabarina punctata
Haemaphysalis concinna
Haemaphysalis leachi
Haemaphysalis leporis-palustris
Haemaphysalis spinigera
Haematobia
Haematobia irritans
Haematopinus
Haematopodidae
Haematopus
Haematoxylum
Haematoxylum campechianum
Haemichorda
Haemichordata
Haemobartonella (current term)
Haemobartonella felis
Haemobartonella muris
Haemococcidium
Haemodipsus ventricosus
Haemodoraceae
Haemodorum
Haemogregarina
Haemophilus actinomycetemcomitans
Haemophilus aegypticus
Haemophilus aphrophilus
Haemophilus gallinarum
Haemophilus haemoglobinophilus
Haemophilus haemolyticus
Haemophilus influenza

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