tick fever

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Synonyms for tick fever

caused by rickettsial bacteria and transmitted by wood ticks

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Detection of Colorado tick fever viral RNA in acute human serum samples by a quantitative real-time RT-PCR assay.
Louis, Eastern, and Western Equine encephalitis, La Crosse encephalitis, Colorado tick fever, and Powassan virus.
The Rocky Mountain wood tick (Dermacentor andersoni) is not believed to carry Lyme; however, this nasty critter does transmit Rocky Mountain spotted fever, tularemia, Colorado tick fever, and tick paralysis.
COLORADO TICK FEVER is caused by a virus transmitted by the Rocky Mountain wood tick (Dermacentor andersoni).
Coltivirus, also known as Colorado tick fever virus, is passed by the Rocky Mountain wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni.
Question: I recently heard about tick fever in dogs, which I think is more prevalent in summer.
One of the reasons for nosebleeds is tick fever, and the dog is in the last stage of the infection when it starts bleeding from the nose.
Some of the rarer illnesses passed on by the insects include Q fever, Colorado tick fever, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, African tick bite fever, ehrlichiosis, tick paralysis, and tick-borne meningoencephalitis.
While Cases (Case IV, V, and VI) were initially diagnosed as tick fever on the basis of clinical observation i.e.
This project may hopefully become a model for future studies on the efficacy of prevention methods for tick-borne diseases in the U.S., such as Lyme disease, human babesiosis, human anaplasmosis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, human ehrlichiosis, tick-borne relapsing fever, Powassan encephalitis, and Colorado tick fever.
A Ticks can be a serious problem, carrying microscopic parasites which cause tick fever.This is not a particularly common problem in Scotland but ticks still bite pets and suck blood, leading to irritation.
An extensive list of tick-borne diseases now exists including viral encephalitides, hemorrhagic fevers, Colorado tick fever, Q fever, ehrlichiosis, anaplasmosis, and babesiosis.