eperythrozoon

noun
ep·​eryth·​ro·​zo·​on | \ ˌep-ə-ˌrith-rə-ˈzō-ˌän How to pronounce eperythrozoon (audio) \

Medical Definition of eperythrozoon

1 capitalized : a genus of bacteria of the family Anaplasmataceae comprising blood parasites of vertebrates
2 plural eperythrozoa\ -​ˈzō-​ə How to pronounce eperythrozoon (audio) \ : a bacterium of the genus Eperythrozoon

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“Eperythrozoon.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/eperythrozoon. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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