Babesiosis

Babesiosis is a malaria-like parasitic disease caused by infection with Babesia, a genus of Apicomplexa. Human babesiosis is an uncommon but emerging disease in the Northeastern and Midwestern United States and parts of Europe, and sporadic throughout the rest of the world.

Babesia duncani, IgG

Optimal range: 0 - 40 Units

Babesia duncani, IgM

Optimal range: 0 - 20 Units

Babesia microti, IgG

Optimal range: 0 - 40 Units

Babesia microti, IgM

Optimal range: 0 - 20 Units

WA1 IgG Antibody, IFA

Optimal range: 0 - 0.0039 Units

WA1, also known as Babesia duncani, has been associated with symptoms similar to those caused by Babesia microti. Little, if any, crossreactivity occurs between Babesia microti and WA1.

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