babesia

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

After Romanian bacteriologist Victor Babeș.

NounEdit

babesia (plural babesias)

  1. (microbiology, epidemiology) a genre of hematozoa of the family Babesiidae that invades the erythrocytes of living organisms such as humans; piroplasma
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