Wild Cervids Are Host for Tick Vectors of Babesia Species with Zoonotic Capability in Belgium

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Lempereur, Laetitia; Wirtgen, Marc; Nahayo, Adrien; Caron, Yannick; shiels, Brian; Saegerman, Claude; Losson, Bertrand; Linden, Annick;

Babesiosis is a tick-borne disease caused by different species of intraerythrocytic protozoan parasites within the genus Babesia. Different species of Babesia are described as potentially zoonotic and cause a malaria-like disease mainly in immunocompromised humans. Inte... View more
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