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Anaplasma phagocytophilum

(an″ă-plaz′mă fag″ŏ-sī-tof′ĭ-lŭm)

A small gram-negative coccus that is an obligate intracellular parasite. It can be transmitted to humans by tick bite and is the cause of the disease formerly known as human granulocytic ehrlichiosis (now known as anaplasmosis). It was formerly called Ehrlichia phagocytophila.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Anaplasma Phagocytophilum." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749992/all/Anaplasma_phagocytophilum.
Anaplasma phagocytophilum. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749992/all/Anaplasma_phagocytophilum. Accessed May 27, 2019.
Anaplasma phagocytophilum. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749992/all/Anaplasma_phagocytophilum
Anaplasma Phagocytophilum [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 27]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749992/all/Anaplasma_phagocytophilum.
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