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Asked Oct 25, 2019

Besides Lyme disease, is there another pathogen transmitted to ticks by way of the white footed mouse as its reservoir?  Also, is there another pathogen that is spread to humans by ticks either from another human or animal besides the pathogen that causes Lyme disease?

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Ticks spread disease taking white-footed mouse as a reservoir. In case, the pathogen infects the white-footed mouse and the tick bites the mouse, the tick gets infected. Further, the ticks bite another animal or human, the animal or human gets infected. Other than Lyme disease there are several diseases that are spread by ticks via white-footed mouse such as:

  • Anaplasmo...

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