. Ticks that transmit B. burgdorferi to humans can also carry and transmit
several other parasites, such as Theileria ...
Nov 18, 2015 ... Lyme disease is caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi and is ... The ticks
that transmit Lyme disease can occasionally transmit other ...
Jun 4, 2015 ... There are many different types of ticks in the United States, some of which are
capable of transmitting infections. The risk of developing these ...
These deer ticks
are called by many names - blacklegged tick
, Ixodes scapularis or Ixodes pacificus. They are different sizes, depending upon their sex and what part of the life cycle they are in.
Bottom right: Larva tick
(They are quite small, so it is easy to overl... More »
Latin Name (Common Name): Diseases they can transmit. Ixodes scapularis (
deer tick or black legged tick): Lyme, babesiosis, anaplasmosis, Powassan ...
In Canada, we have approximately 40 species of tick, but fortunately for us
humans, only a few of them can transmit Lyme disease.
WebMD's Lyme Disease Slideshow provides up-close pictures of Lyme disease
rashes and the ticks that can carry the disease, along with information on ...
Lyme disease is a bacterial infection caused by the bite of an infected deer tick.
Untreated, the disease can cause a number of health problems. Patients treated
The following are pictures of the ticks that typically transmit Lyme disease as well
as the resulting rash. Please note that the ticks and rashes are characteristic of ...