International Medical Journal, Vol. 17., Iss. 1, 2011, P. 99−102.
Kharkiv National Medical University, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Contemporary ideas about the role of Bartonella henselae and Bartonella quintana in development of bacillary angiomatosis are presented. Different clinical variants of infection as well as the methods of their diagnosis, treatment and prevention are featured.
Key words: Bartonella henselae, Bartonella quintana, bacillary angiomatosis.