tick-borne

tick-borne

adj.
Carried or transmitted by ticks, as certain diseases.
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Ehrlichia sps., which is what your dog tested positive for, is a tick-borne rickettsial disease agent.
It is pertinent to mention that five patients had already succumbed to the complications of the tick-borne virus disease in Quetta.
[USA], Aug 19 (ANI): Scientists have identified biologically active molecular components of humic substances extracted from coal, and discovered substances with antiviral activity against the tick-borne encephalitis virus.
CHAKWAL -- Vets have warned citizens purchasing sacrificial animals for Eidul Azha to remain extra cautious while exposing themselves to animals as during the monsoon season risks of tick-borne diseases are high.
The oversight in anti-tick spray has exacerbated fears of spreading Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever or simply congo-fever a fatal tick-borne disease.
The advisory explained that Congo Crimean Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) is a disease caused by a tick-borne virus and vector for the CCHF virus.
PENNSYLVANIA had more reported cases of tick-borne disease from 2004 to 2016 than any other state, but these diseases are becoming a national threat, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
She went on to earn her degree in health promotion and community health at a nearby university, and since 2003 has advocated for awareness of tick-borne diseases.
Various preventive measures are taken in the republic to avoid tick-borne encephalitis, thus 973 people received vaccinations in 2018, the statement said.
In 2018, the deadly Congo fever had claimed 16 lives in Karachi city while 41 others were also infected from this tick-borne viral disease.
The book points to the shortcomings of scientific and medical responses to Lyme disease and tick-borne illness and uses the stories of real people and families to emphasize the dangers of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.