Ehrlichiosis

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Ehrlichiosis

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The terms "Ehrlichiosis" returned 192 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Intracytoplasmic granulocytic morulae counts on confirmed cases of ehrlichiosis/anaplasmosis in the Northeast.
 

Author(s): Janne V Rand, Ashley J Tarasen, Jessica Kumar, Suzanne M Homan, Ellis Tobin

Journal: Am. J. Clin. Pathol.. 2014 May;141(5):683-6.

 

To characterize the number of granulocytes needed to count on peripheral smear to identify diagnostic anaplasmosis morulae.

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2014

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Myocarditis after trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole treatment for ehrlichiosis.
 

Author(s): Seema U Nayak, Gary L Simon

Journal: Emerging Infect. Dis.. 2013 Dec;19(12):1975-7.

 

The manifestations of human monocytic ehrlichiosis range from a mild febrile syndrome to a severe multisystem illness. Myocardial involvement is uncommon. We report a woman, 78 years of age, who was treated with trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole after a tick bite, in whom myocarditis ...

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2013

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Multiorgan failure related to human monocytic ehrlichiosis.
 

Author(s): Ralph Yachoui

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Human monocytic ehrlichiosis (HME) is a tick-born disease that presents predominantly as a mild to moderate acute illness. Severe life-threatening disease has been reported with a case death rate of approximately 3%, often in immunosuppressed persons. A delay in therapy initiation ...

Last Updated: 24 May 2013

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The terms "Ehrlichiosis" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Human ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis.
 

Author(s): Nahed Ismail, Karen C Bloch, Jere W McBride

Journal: Clin. Lab. Med.. 2010 Mar;30(1):261-92.

 

Human ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis are acute febrile tick-borne diseases caused by various members of the genera Ehrlichia and Anaplasma (Anaplasmataceae). Human monocytotropic ehrlichiosis has become one of the most prevalent life-threatening tick-borne disease in the United States. ...

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2010

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Current management of human granulocytic anaplasmosis, human monocytic ehrlichiosis and Ehrlichia ewingii ehrlichiosis.
 

Author(s): Rachael J Thomas, J Stephen Dumler, Jason A Carlyon

Journal: Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2009 Aug;7(6):709-22.

 

Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii are emerging tick-borne pathogens and are the causative agents of human granulocytic anaplasmosis, human monocytic ehrlichiosis and E. ewingii ehrlichiosis, respectively. Collectively, these are referred to as ...

Last Updated: 17 Aug 2009

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Tick-borne ehrlichiosis infection in human beings.
 

Author(s): S Ganguly, S K Mukhopadhayay

Journal: J Vector Borne Dis. 2008 Dec;45(4):273-80.

 

Human monocytic ehrlichiosis is a tick-borne infectious disease transmitted by several tick species, especially Amblyomma spp caused by Ehrlichia chaffeensis. E. chaffeensis is an obligatory intracellular, tick-transmitted bacterium that is maintained in nature in a cycle involving ...

Last Updated: 2 Mar 2009

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