Lyme borreliosis in Ontario: determining the risks

Barker, Ian K.; Lindsay, L. Robbin
May 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/30/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 11, p1573
Academic Journal
Focuses on the risks of exposure to Lyme borreliosis from Ticks in Ontario. Discovery of adventitious Ixodes scapularis ticks throughout Saskatchewan, southern Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and the Atlantic provinces; Low density of adventitious ticks in the environment; Expanding range of the tick in the United States; Measures to mitigate the risk of acquiring tick-borne diseases.


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