Mar 4, 2015 ... The Lyme disease bacterium, Borrelia burgdorferi, is spread through the bite of
infected ticks. The blacklegged tick (or deer tick, Ixodes ...
Lyme disease is a bacterial infection primarily transmitted by Ixodes ticks, also
known as deer ticks, and on the West Coast, black-legged ticks. These tiny ...
Ticks contract the Lyme disease bacterium (Borrelia burgdorferi) during their ...
Larvae do not transmit the bacterium to any host because any bacteria found in ...
Lyme disease is a bacterial infection typically transmitted through the bite of an
infected tick. It is one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in the country, and
Mar 7, 2015 ... The Lyme infection, borrelia, can be sexually transmitted. However we ... Q:
Should I have my healthy sexual partner tested for Lyme disease?
Mar 18, 2014 ... The research focused on a simple question: could Lyme disease be sexually
transmitted? Sexual transmission means that the same specific ...
a sexually transmitted infection, a suggestion based solely on the unconfirmed ...
as Woodrum and Oliver (3), internationally known experts on Lyme disease.
Jan 31, 2014 ... We all know that Lyme disease comes from the dreaded deer tick, but a new
study suggests that it might also be sexually transmitted.
In most cases, to transmit Lyme disease, a deer tick must be attached for 36 to 48
hours. If you find an attached tick looks swollen, it may have fed long enough to ...
Lyme disease is caused by bacteria transmitted by the deer tick (Ixodes
scapularis). Lyme disease may cause symptoms affecting the skin, nervous