List of Diseases Spread by Deer Tick Grows

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List of Diseases Spread by Deer Tick Grows

Postby spinster » Mon Nov 12, 2012 5:49 pm

List of Diseases Spread by Deer Tick Grows, Including Malaria-Like Problems and Potentially Fatal Encephalitis

ScienceDaily (Nov. 12, 2012) — An emerging tick-borne disease that causes symptoms similar to malaria is expanding its range in areas of the northeast where it has become well-established, according to new research presented November 12 at the annual meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH).

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Re: List of Diseases Spread by Deer Tick Grows

Postby ryanr » Tue Nov 13, 2012 11:15 pm

Sweet, I just removed an embedded tick from my leg Saturday. I get a blood test now in 2 weeks.
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Re: List of Diseases Spread by Deer Tick Grows

Postby orhunter » Wed Nov 14, 2012 1:00 am

I guess I'm lucky to have only caught Lyme.
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