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Bartonella henselae

Introduction: Bartonella henselae

Description of Bartonella henselae

Bartonella henselae (medical condition): An infectious disease transmitted through a cat's bite, scratch...more »

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Cat scratch disease:
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Bartonella henselae: A self-limiting bacterial infection of the regional lymph nodes caused by AFIPIA felis, a gram-negative bacterium recently identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and by BARTONELLA HENSELAE. It usually arises one or more weeks following a feline scratch, with raised inflammatory nodules at the site of the scratch being the primary symptom.
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Bartonella henselae: A species of gram-negative bacteria that is the etiologic agent of bacillary angiomatosis (ANGIOMATOSIS, BACILLARY). This organism can also be a cause of CAT-SCRATCH DISEASE in immunocompetent patients.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Bartonella henselae as a Disease

Bartonella henselae: Another name for Cat scratch disease (or close medical condition association).
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Bartonella henselae: Related Diseases

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Symptoms of Bartonella henselae (Cat scratch disease)

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Treatments for Bartonella henselae (Cat scratch disease)

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Treatment of Bartonella henselae: For more treatment information about Bartonella henselae, see treatment of Cat scratch disease (Bartonella henselae)

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