American Mountain Fever

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A rare acute tick-borne—vector, Dermacentor andersoni—RNA orbiviral infection occurring in the early spring in the Rocky Mountains
Management Tick removal, acetaminophen for fever
Prognosis Excellent; self-limited with little neurologic or other residua
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