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Bovine Babesiosis

Other Names: Tick fever, Cattle fever, Texas fever, Piroplasmosis, Redwater
Bovine babesiosis is a tick-borne, protozoan, parasitic infection that causes significant morbidity and mortality in cattle.

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  • Babeiosis bigemina
  • Babesia bovis
  • Babesiosis divergens

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