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Western Black-Legged Tick

Western Black-Legged Tick

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Source: Public Health Image Library (PHIL). James Gathany; William Nicholshon. Available online: http://phil.cdc.gov.

Western black-legged ticks are one of two types of ticks in the United States that carry Lyme disease bacteria.

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Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine

Specialist Medical ReviewerChristine Hahn, MD - Epidemiology

Current as ofJune 4, 2014

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