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RELAPSING FEVER

DESCRIPTION

Relapsing fever is an infection that is caused by several different species of bacteria that are in the borrelia family. Tick-Borne relapsing fever is transmitted by the soft bodied tick Argasidae. 

LOCATION

Relapsing Fever is found in the mountain regions of the western US and British Columbia  

CAUSE

Relapsing Fever is caused by the bite from an infected tick
SYMPTOMS
Muscle and Joint pain
Nausea
Recurring fever 

TREATMENT

Get medical attention from a doctor if you suspect infection

 PREVENTION

If staying in a cabin look for rodents and their nests
Fumigate to kill any ticks
Use insecticides to treat cabins

OTHER FACTS

The bite from this type of tick is painless and they are active at night