edit]. Ticks that transmit B. burgdorferi to humans can also carry and transmit
several other parasites, such as Theileria ...
Aug 14, 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 ... The risk of developing these infections depends upon the geographic location,
season of the year, type of tick, and, for Lyme disease, how long ...
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 »
Mar 5, 2014 ... Lyme disease is an infection that is transmitted through the bite of a tick infected
with a bacterium called Borrelia burgdorferi. Ticks typically get ...
Latin Name (Common Name): Diseases they can transmit. Ixodes scapularis (
deer tick or black legged tick): Lyme, babesiosis, anaplasmosis, Powassan ...
Lyme disease is transmitted by the bite of a tick infected with Borrelia burgdorferi.
After a bite, an expanding bull's eye rash develops. Get the facts on Lyme ...
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
In Canada, we have approximately 40 species of tick, but fortunately for us
humans, only a few of them can transmit Lyme disease.