mountain fever

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Related to Colorado tick fever: Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Lyme disease, Colorado tick fever virus
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Synonyms for mountain fever

caused by rickettsial bacteria and transmitted by wood ticks

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But they can also spread other bacterial and viral diseases, including babesiosis, anaplasmosis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, relapsing fever, and Colorado tick fever, reports the June 2009 issue of Harvard Women's Health Watch.
In the United States, ticks may also transmit babesiosis, ehrlichiosis, Colorado tick fever, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Q fever, relapsing fever, and tularemia, (2) but his symptoms did not suggest any of these diseases.
Tick-borne diseases in the United States: Rocky Mountain spotted fever and Colorado tick fever Acta Tropica 34:103-125.
The type species, Colorado tick fever virus (from North America), has been isolated from patients with flulike syndromes, meningitis, encephalitis, and other severe complications.
Response of man to egg-adapted Colorado tick fever virus.
Other tick-borne diseases include babesiosis, ehrlichiosis, tularemia, Colorado tick fever, tick paralysis, Powassan encephalitis, relapsing fever, and Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
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