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Further details of third recorded case of redwater (Babesiosis) in man

Br Med J 1969; 4 doi: (Published 27 December 1969) Cite this as: Br Med J 1969;4:768
  1. J. E. P. Fitzpatrick,
  2. C. Cotton Kennedy,
  3. Mary G. McGeown,
  4. D. G. Oreopoulos,
  5. J. H. Robertson,
  6. M. A. Soyannwo


    Clinical details and laboratory and postmortem findings of a human case of redwater (piroplasmosis or babesiosis) caused by Babesia divergens. This is the third proved case in man. All three patients had had splenectomies.