Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Herwaldt B, Neitzel D, Gorlin J, Jensen K, Perry E, Peglow W, et al. Transmission of Babesia microti in Minnesota through four blood donations from the same donor over a 6-month period. Transfusion. 2002;42:1154-8 pubmed
..Babesiosis should be included in the differential diagnosis of posttransfusion febrile illness, and effective means for preventing transmission by blood transfusion are needed. ..
Herwaldt B. Leishmaniasis. Lancet. 1999;354:1191-9 pubmed
Herwaldt B. Cyclospora cayetanensis: a review, focusing on the outbreaks of cyclosporiasis in the 1990s. Clin Infect Dis. 2000;31:1040-57 pubmed
Herwaldt B. Laboratory-acquired parasitic infections from accidental exposures. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2001;14:659-88, table of contents pubmed
..Special care should be exercised when using needles and other sharp objects...