The prophylaxis of tick- transmitted bacterial diseases

by Narkevi?i?t?, Irena

Abstract (Summary)
The incidence of tick-transmitted diseases is increasing in Europe. During the last decade the number of Lyme borreliosis has increased five fold in Lithuania. Unfortunately other tick- transmitted bacterial diseases remain undiagnosed in our country. This article contains recommendations how to avoid tick bites’, tick removal techniques based on experimental evidence and chemoprophylaxis of tick-transmitted bacterial diseases.
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Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:Bacteria Lyme disease


Date of Publication:04/11/2008

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