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A magnified view of a soft tick : Free Stock Photo
Title: A magnified view of a soft tick
Description: Under a magnification of 6.5X, this image depicts a dorsal view of a soft tick, Ornithodoros hermsi, which is a known vector for the disease tick-borne relapsing fever (TBRF), which is a bacterial infection characterized by recurring episodes of fever, headache, muscle and joint aches, and nausea. It is caused by certain species of Borrelia spirochetes.
By: CDC/ Anna Perez acquired from Public Health Image Library (Website)
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Keywords: Animals, Bite, Bugs, Deer, Grass, Insects, Magnified, Nature, Pests, Soft, Soft Tick, Ticks
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