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- Oosthuizen, Marinda C, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Parasites & vectors 2013 v.6 no.1 pp. 128
- Babesia; babesiosis; cats; chronic diseases; hemolytic anemia; humans; models; monophyly; nucleotide sequences; parasites; polymerase chain reaction; ribosomal DNA; ribosomal RNA; sequence homology; temperature; wildlife; South Africa; United States
- ... BACKGROUND: Although reported sporadically from various countries, feline babesiosis appears to be a significant clinical entity only in South Africa, where Babesia felis is usually incriminated as the causative agent. Babesia lengau, recently described from asymptomatic cheetahs, has now possibly been incriminated as the causative agent in two severe clinical cases in domestic cats. FINDINGS: Bot ...
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