Affiliation: Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Krause P, McKay K, Thompson C, Sikand V, Lentz R, Lepore T, et al
. Disease-specific diagnosis of coinfecting tickborne zoonoses: babesiosis, human granulocytic ehrlichiosis, and Lyme disease. Clin Infect Dis. 2002;34:1184-91 pubmed
..Physicians should consider use of tests designed to diagnose babesiosis and HGE in patients with Lyme disease who experience a prolonged flulike illness that fails to respond to appropriate antiborrelial therapy. ..
Krause P, Daily J, Telford S, Vannier E, Lantos P, Spielman A. Shared features in the pathobiology of babesiosis and malaria. Trends Parasitol. 2007;23:605-10 pubmed
..Continued investigation of similarities and differences in the pathogenesis of babesiosis and malaria should lead to additional fundamental insights for both conditions. ..
Krause P. Babesiosis. Med Clin North Am. 2002;86:361-73 pubmed
..Treatment consists of clindamycin and quinine or atovaquone and azithromycin and, in severe cases, exchange transfusion...
Krause P, McKay K, Gadbaw J, Christianson D, Closter L, Lepore T, et al
. Increasing health burden of human babesiosis in endemic sites. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003;68:431-6 pubmed
..Few Babesia-infected children were hospitalized. Babesial incidence at endemic sites in southern New England appears to have risen during the 1990s to a level approaching that due to borreliosis...