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Babesiosis malady

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Summaries for Babesiosis

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Disease Ontology:8 A parasitic protozoa infectious disease that has symptommild fevers and has symptom anemia described as malaria-like symptoms caused by a protozoan of genus babesia, which reproduce in red blood cells and cause hemolytic anemia. they are transmitted by ixodid ticks or by blood transfusion. babesiosis is a zoonotic disease.

MalaCards based summary: Babesiosis, also known as babesia parasite infection, is related to ehrlichiosis and lyme disease, and has symptoms including facial pain/cephalalgia/migraine, hemolytic anemia and fever/chilling. An important gene associated with Babesiosis is RPA4 (replication protein A4, 30kDa), and among its related pathways is Post-translational modification- synthesis of GPI-anchored proteins. The drugs quinine and quinine sulfate and the compounds ketamine and Ganglioside GT1b (d18:0/22:1(13Z)) have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include liver, testes and heart.

CDC:3 Babesiosis is caused by microscopic parasites that infect red blood cells and are spread by certain ticks. In the United States, tickborne transmission is most common in particular regions and seasons: it mainly occurs in parts of the Northeast and upper Midwest and usually peaks during the warm months.

Wikipedia:65 Babesiosis is a malaria-like parasitic disease caused by infection with Babesia, a genus of protozoal... more...

Aliases & Classifications for Babesiosis

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Babesiosis, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Babesiosis 8 42 10 48 62
Babesia Parasite Infection 42 62
Infection by Babesia 8 62
 
Human Babesiosis 42 62
Piroplasmosis 8 62
Babesiasis 8


Classifications:

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Global: Rare diseases, Infectious diseases


Characteristics (Orphanet epidemiological data):

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babesiosis:
Inheritance: Sporadic; Prevalence: <1/1000000; Age of onset: Variable; Age of death: Adult


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Disease Ontology8 DOID:9643
ICD9CM27 088.82
MeSH34 D001404
NCIt39 C84581
MESH via Orphanet35 D001404
ICD10 via Orphanet26 B60.0
UMLS via Orphanet63 C0004576
ICD1025 B60.0

Related Diseases for Babesiosis

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Diseases related to babesiosis

Symptoms for Babesiosis

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Symptoms:

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  • facial pain/cephalalgia/migraine
  • hemolytic anemia
  • fever/chilling
  • hyperhidrosis/increased sweating
  • hepatitis/icterus/cholestasis
  • hepatomegaly/liver enlargement (excluding storage disease)
  • splenomegaly
  • cough
  • anorexia
  • myalgia/muscular pain
  • articular/joint pain/arthralgia
  • immunodeficiency/increased susceptibility to infections/recurrent infections
  • leukopenia/hypoleukocytosis
  • thrombocytopenia/thrombopenia
  • asthenia/fatigue/weakness
  • photophobia
  • pharyngitis
  • nausea/vomiting/regurgitation/merycism/hyperemesis
  • hepatocellular liver disease/hepatic failure
  • respiratory distress/dyspnea/respiratory failure/lung volume reduction
  • angor pectoris/myocardial infarction
  • heart/cardiac failure
  • venous thrombosis/phlebitis/thrombophlebitis
  • renal failure
  • obnubilation/coma/lethargia/desorientation
  • humour troubles/anxiety/depression/apathy/euphoria/irritability
  • restricted joint mobility/joint stiffness/ankylosis
  • hemorrhage/hemorrhagic syndrome/excessive/long-lasting bleeding
  • blood hyperviscosity/hypercoagulability
  • early death/lethality
  • weight loss/loss of appetite/break in weight curve/general health alteration

HPO human phenotypes related to Babesiosis:

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id Description Frequency HPO Source Accession
1 hemolytic anemia hallmark (90%) HP:0001878
2 migraine hallmark (90%) HP:0002076
3 abnormality of temperature regulation hallmark (90%) HP:0004370
4 hyperhidrosis typical (50%) HP:0000975
5 splenomegaly typical (50%) HP:0001744
6 thrombocytopenia typical (50%) HP:0001873
7 leukopenia typical (50%) HP:0001882
8 anorexia typical (50%) HP:0002039
9 hepatomegaly typical (50%) HP:0002240
10 arthralgia typical (50%) HP:0002829
11 myalgia typical (50%) HP:0003326
12 renal insufficiency occasional (7.5%) HP:0000083
13 photophobia occasional (7.5%) HP:0000613
14 limitation of joint mobility occasional (7.5%) HP:0001376
15 hepatic failure occasional (7.5%) HP:0001399
16 congestive heart failure occasional (7.5%) HP:0001635
17 coronary artery disease occasional (7.5%) HP:0001677
18 weight loss occasional (7.5%) HP:0001824
19 nausea and vomiting occasional (7.5%) HP:0002017
20 respiratory insufficiency occasional (7.5%) HP:0002093
21 reduced consciousness/confusion occasional (7.5%) HP:0004372
22 thrombophlebitis occasional (7.5%) HP:0004418
23 hypercoagulability occasional (7.5%) HP:0100724
24 recurrent pharyngitis occasional (7.5%) HP:0100776

Drugs & Therapeutics for Babesiosis

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Genetic Tests for Babesiosis

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Anatomical Context for Babesiosis

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Babesiosis:

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Liver, Testes, Heart, Lung, Pituitary, Whole blood, Kidney, Thyroid, T cells, Endothelial

Animal Models for Babesiosis or affiliated genes

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Publications for Babesiosis

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Articles related to Babesiosis:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Detection and molecular characterization of canine babesiosis causative agent Babesia canis in the naturally infected dog in Lithuania. (25257504)
2014
2
Screening for babesiosis: where is the policy? (25212423)
2014
3
Diagnostic methods used to monitor an outbreak of babesiosis (Babesia bovis) in a herd of feral cattle in New Caledonia. (23718796)
2013
4
Generalized alopecia with vasculitis-like changes in a dog with babesiosis. (23676299)
2013
5
Questionnaire-based survey on distribution and clinical incidence of canine babesiosis in France. (23448544)
2013
6
Babesiosis in a recently imported cat. (23264391)
2012
7
Human babesiosis. (22970965)
2012
8
Babesiosis in an Egyptian boy aquired from pet dog, and a general review. (21634246)
2011
9
Transfusion-associated babesiosis in the United States: a description of cases. (21893613)
2011
10
Persistent babesiosis in a stem cell transplant recipient. (21185598)
2011
11
Why is Southern African canine babesiosis so virulent? An evolutionary perspective. (21489239)
2011
12
Clinical management of canine babesiosis. (20230437)
2010
13
Canine babesiosis in northern Portugal and molecular characterization of vector-borne co-infections. (20377861)
2010
14
Efficacy of Ixodes ricinus as a vector of zoonotic babesiosis in Sinai Peninsula, Egypt. (21246957)
2010
15
Babesiosis in the immediate postoperative period after splenectomy for trauma. (19622029)
2009
16
Fatality despite appropriate treatment for babesiosis. (19500034)
2009
17
Preliminary evaluation of the BrEMA1 gene as a tool for associating babesia rossi genotypes and clinical manifestation of canine Babesiosis. (19741079)
2009
18
Enhancement of the Mexican bovine babesiosis vaccine efficacy by using Lactobacillus casei. (19120190)
2008
19
Causative agents of canine babesiosis in Brazil. (17980446)
2008
20
The case of babesiosis in farmed wolf (Canis lupus L). (19055068)
2008
21
Canine babesiosis: a Brazilian perspective. (16962707)
2006
22
Haematuria due to babesiosis. (15938562)
2005
23
The impact of 2 dipping systems on endemic stability to bovine babesiosis and anaplasmosis in cattle in 4 communally grazed areas in Limpopo Province, South Africa. (16642719)
2005
24
Cardiac involvement in canine babesiosis. (15900893)
2005
25
Babesiosis: An Update on Epidemiology and Treatment. (12525291)
2003
26
Risk and prevention of transfusion-transmitted babesiosis and other tick-borne diseases. (14564169)
2003
27
Life-threatening hypotension from babesiosis hemolysis. (12098187)
2002
28
Lipid abnormalities in babesiosis. (10946820)
2000
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Cloned lines of Babesia bovis differ in their ability to induce cerebral babesiosis in cattle. (10894468)
2000
30
Blood pressure changes in dogs with babesiosis. (10949511)
2000
31
Atovaquone and azithromycin for the treatment of babesiosis. (11078770)
2000
32
Detection of enzootic babesiosis in baboons (Papio cynocephalus) and phylogenetic evidence supporting synonymy of the genera Entopolypoides and Babesia. (10203519)
1999
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Concurrent babesiosis and Lyme disease diagnosed in Ontario. (9659788)
1998
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Do babesiosis and malaria share a common disease process? (9683899)
1998
35
Immunisation of smallholder dairy cattle against anaplasmosis and babesiosis in Malawi. (9203307)
1997
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Response of babesiosis to a combined regimen of quinine and azithromycin. (9196774)
1997
37
Babesiosis in a patient with sickle cell anemia. (9217625)
1997
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Cross-sectional estimation of Babesia bovis antibody prevalence in an area of Argentina used for extensive cattle breeding as an aid to control babesiosis. (9234418)
1997
39
Babesiosis. (8729197)
1996
40
Spread of lymphatic filariasis, re-emergence of leishmaniasis &amp; threat of babesiosis in India. (8926027)
1996
41
Use of polymerase chain reaction in bovine babesiosis research. (8784529)
1996
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Current state and future trends in the diagnosis of babesiosis. (7597794)
1995
43
The level of infestation with the vector of cattle babesiosis in Argentina. (1343682)
1992
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Fatal acute babesiosis in a juvenile wild dog (Lycaon pictus). (1569540)
1992
45
Haematology of experimental babesiosis and ehrlichiosis in steroid immunosuppressed horses. (1519411)
1992
46
Estimation of the potential demand for a bovine babesiosis and anaplasmosis vaccine in Argentina. (2382381)
1990
47
Effect of dexamethosone on babesiosis in Tatera indica (Hardwicke). (16414662)
1990
48
Tick-borne diseases of cattle in Paraguay. I. Seroepidemiological studies on anaplasmosis and babesiosis. (2321261)
1990
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Bovine babesiosis on Nevis--implications for tick control. (2368265)
1990
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Concurrent babesiosis and ehrlichiosis in the dog: blood smear examination supplemented by the indirect fluorescent antibody test, using Cowdria ruminantium as antigen. (2234860)
1990

Variations for Babesiosis

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Expression for genes affiliated with Babesiosis

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Babesiosis

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Babesiosis

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Pathways related to Babesiosis according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idSuper pathways (with members indented)ScoreTop Affiliating Genes
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9.4PIGL, PIGW

Compounds for genes affiliated with Babesiosis

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Compounds related to Babesiosis according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

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idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1ketamine44 28 1111.9CRP, HSPA4
2Ganglioside GT1b (d18:0/22:1(13Z))249.9PIGL, PIGW
3Ganglioside GT1b (d18:0/23:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
4Ganglioside GT1b (d18:1/22:1(13Z))249.9PIGL, PIGW
5Ganglioside GT1b (d18:1/23:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
6Ganglioside GT1b (d18:1/24:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
7Ganglioside GT1b (d18:0/22:0)249.9PIGW, PIGL
8Ganglioside GQ1c (d18:1/22:1(13Z))249.9PIGW, PIGL
9Ganglioside GQ1c (d18:0/18:1(9Z))249.9PIGW, PIGL
10Ganglioside GQ1c (d18:0/20:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
11Ganglioside GQ1c (d18:0/22:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
12Ganglioside GQ1c (d18:1/20:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
13Ganglioside GQ1c (d18:1/22:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
14Ganglioside GT1c (d18:0/23:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
15Ganglioside GT1c (d18:0/24:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
16Ganglioside GT2 (d18:0/25:0)249.9PIGW, PIGL
17Ganglioside GT2 (d18:1/25:0)249.9PIGL, PIGW
18Ganglioside GT2 (d18:1/26:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
19Ganglioside GT3 (d18:0/26:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
20Ganglioside GT3 (d18:0/26:1(17Z))249.8PIGL, PIGW
21Ganglioside GT3 (d18:1/26:1(17Z))249.8PIGL, PIGW
22Ganglioside GT2 (d18:0/24:1(15Z))249.8PIGW, PIGL
23Ganglioside GT1c (d18:0/24:1(15Z))249.8PIGL, PIGW
24Ganglioside GT1c (d18:1/24:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
25Ganglioside GT1c (d18:1/24:1(15Z))249.8PIGL, PIGW
26Ganglioside GT1c (d18:1/25:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
27Ganglioside GD1a (d18:0/22:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
28Ganglioside GD1b (d18:0/23:0)249.8PIGW, PIGL
29Ganglioside GD1b (d18:0/24:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
30Ganglioside GD1b (d18:0/24:1(15Z))249.8PIGL, PIGW
31Ganglioside GD1b (d18:1/24:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
32Ganglioside GD1b (d18:1/24:1(15Z))249.8PIGL, PIGW
33Ganglioside GD1b (d18:1/25:0)249.8PIGL, PIGW
34Ganglioside GD1a (d18:1/24:0)249.8PIGW, PIGL
35Ganglioside GD1a (d18:0/22:1(13Z))249.7PIGL, PIGW
36Ganglioside GD1a (d18:0/23:0)249.7PIGL, PIGW
37Ganglioside GD1a (d18:1/22:1(13Z))249.7PIGL, PIGW
38Ganglioside GD1a (d18:1/23:0)249.7PIGL, PIGW
39Ganglioside GD2 (d18:0/24:1(15Z))249.7PIGL, PIGW
40Ganglioside GD3 (d18:0/26:1(17Z))249.7PIGL, PIGW
41Ganglioside GM3 (d18:0/18:0)249.7PIGL, PIGW
42Ganglioside GM3 (d18:0/18:1(11Z))249.6PIGL, PIGW
43Ganglioside GM3 (d18:0/18:1(9Z))249.6PIGL, PIGW
44Ganglioside GM3 (d18:1/18:1(11Z))249.6PIGL, PIGW
45Ganglioside GD3 (d18:0/26:0)249.6PIGW, PIGL
46Ganglioside GD2 (d18:0/25:0)249.5PIGL, PIGW
47Ganglioside GD2 (d18:0/26:0)249.4PIGL, PIGW
48Ganglioside GD2 (d18:1/9Z-18:1)249.4PIGL, PIGW
49Ganglioside GD2 (d18:1/26:0)249.3PIGL, PIGW
50Ganglioside GD2 (d18:1/26:1(15Z))249.1PIGL, PIGW

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Babesiosis

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Biological processes related to Babesiosis according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1C-terminal protein lipidationGO:0065019.4PIGL, PIGW
2preassembly of GPI anchor in ER membraneGO:0162549.1PIGL, PIGW

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