Persistent and relapsing babesiosis in immunocompromised patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Babesiosis

abstract

  • Immunocompromised people who are infected by B. microti are at risk of persistent relapsing illness. Such patients generally require antibabesial treatment for >or=6 weeks to achieve cure, including 2 weeks after parasites are no longer detected on blood smear.

publication date

  • February 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1086/525852

PubMed ID

  • 18181735

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 370

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 46

number

  • 3