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Authored by Alexandra Cumbie, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech; and Gillian Eastwood, Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech

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This publication describes the different tick-borne diseases that people could be exposed to across Virginia. Information is provided about Ehrlichiosis, Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever rickettsiosis, STARI, and tick-borne viruses.

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Publication Date

May 16, 2022