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ALLMedicine™ Tick Removal Center

Research & Reviews  18 results

Identification of Hard Ticks in the United States: A Practical Guide for Clinicians and...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DAD.0000000000002005
The American Journal of Dermatopathology; Laga AC, Mather TN et. al.

Jun 17th, 2021 - According to guidelines published by the Infectious Disease Society of America, Lyme disease prophylaxis is possible if a tick can be identified as Ixodes scapularis (nymphal or adult) within 72 hours of tick removal. However, a recent survey of m...

Emergency Department Visits for Tick Bites - United States, January 2017-December 2019.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8084121
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Marx GE, Spillane M et. al.

Apr 30th, 2021 - The incidence of tickborne diseases in the United States is increasing; reported cases more than doubled from >22,000 in 2004 to >48,000 in 2016 (1). Ticks are responsible for approximately 95% of all locally acquired vectorborne diseases reported...

Risk factors associated with the carriage of Ixodes scapularis relative to other tick s...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.10.004
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases; James CA, Pearl DL et. al.

Nov 24th, 2018 - In eastern North America, the blacklegged tick, Ixodes scapularis, is the vector for Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto and Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the causal agents for human and canine Lyme disease and anaplasmosis, respectively. The extensiv...

Investigation of the efficacy of fluralaner spot-on (Bravecto®) against infestations of...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6019298
Parasites & Vectors; Fisara P, Guerino F et. al.

Jun 27th, 2018 - Infestation of cats with the Australian paralysis tick, Ixodes holocyclus continues to be a threat because of the paralysis that can result from attachment of just a single tick. The outcome can be fatal, particularly if tick removal and treatment...

What's eating you? Ixodes tick and related diseases, part 1: life cycle, local reaction...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29718024
Cutis Wilson KD, Elston DM

May 3rd, 2018 - The Ixodes tick is an important arthropod vector in the transmission of human disease. This 3-part review highlights the biology of the Ixodes tick and manifestations of related diseases. Part 1 addresses the Ixodes tick biology and life cycle; lo...

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News  8 results

Skill Checkup: Tick Removal
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/918396

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Ticks can carry and transmit a remarkable array of pathogens, including bacteria, spirochetes, rickettsiae, protozoa, viruses, nematodes, and toxins. A single tick bite can transmit multiple pathogens, a phenomenon that has led to atypical present...

Skill Checkup: Tick Removal
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/918396_1

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Ticks can carry and transmit a remarkable array of pathogens, including bacteria, spirochetes, rickettsiae, protozoa, viruses, nematodes, and toxins. A single tick bite can transmit multiple pathogens, a phenomenon that has led to atypical present...

Skill Checkup: Tick Removal
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/918396

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Ticks can carry and transmit a remarkable array of pathogens, including bacteria, spirochetes, rickettsiae, protozoa, viruses, nematodes, and toxins. A single tick bite can transmit multiple pathogens, a phenomenon that has led to atypical present...

Get Ready for Tick Bites: An Infographic to Post on Your Wall
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/911927

May 29th, 2019 - Serious disease caused by ticks has tripled over the past 10-15 years, and the affected regions of the nation are ever-expanding. Climate change makes it likely that patterns of vector-borne disease will continue to morph.[1] So if you haven't yet...

Get Ready for Tick Bites: An Infographic to Post on Your Wall
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/911927

May 29th, 2019 - Serious disease caused by ticks has tripled over the past 10-15 years, and the affected regions of the nation are ever-expanding. Climate change makes it likely that patterns of vector-borne disease will continue to morph.[1] So if you haven't yet...

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