Tick-borne disease


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Tick-borne disease

A disease that is spread to animals by the bite of an infected tick.
Mentioned in: Ehrlichiosis
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Increased surveillance is more important than ever in Illinois, where the number of reported human cases of tick-borne disease (TBD) has increased over 10-fold since 1990.
Don't tear quickly, or you could leave the tick's head behind, which still leaves your dog at risk for contracting a tick-borne disease.
Matsumoto was lucky to be saved, but last year a Japanese woman died of a tick-borne disease after being bitten by a stray cat.
Immunetics' C6 ELISA Lyme test complements Oxford Immunotec's recently acquired Imugen product offering, augmenting its product portfolio in the tick-borne disease market.
Abstract--Rocky Mountain spotted fever is a tick-borne disease caused by the bacterial pathogen Rickettsia rickettsii (Brumpt).
Summary: Spread of tick-borne disease hitting farmers hard in the country
Richard Blumenthal's Senate Bill 1503, the Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease Prevention, Education and Research Act of 2015.
A FIFTH dog has been infected by a deadly tick-borne disease, raising fears it may spread across Britain.
In terms of global spread, the World Health Organization (WHO) states that Lyme disease "is now the most common tick-borne disease in the Northern Hemisphere.
Formed in 2014, the Central Mass Lyme Foundation's mission is to help raise awareness, educate, teach prevention and provide support to anyone wanting more information about Lyme and other tick-borne disease illnesses.
A cat could be sick with more than one tick-borne disease and ticks can carry more than one type of organism.