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Babesiosis acquired through blood transfusion, California, USA

Van Ngo, Rachel Civen
Emerging Infectious Diseases 2009, 15 (5): 785-7
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Babesiosis was reported in a California resident who received a transfusion of blood products collected in the disease-endemic northeastern region of the United States. Babesiosis should be considered year-round in the diagnosis of febrile and afebrile patients with abnormal blood cell counts who have received blood products from disease-endemic areas.

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