Source: https://www.sherbrookerecord.com/pub...n-local-ticks/


Public health warns of anaplasmosis in local ticks
20 July 2021 at 18 h 35 min
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Although people often associate the danger of ticks with Lyme disease, The CIUSSS de l’Estrie – CHUS is warning the public of an unusually high concentration of anaplasmosis, another tick-borne bacterial infection, in the Eastern Townships. Specifically, the regional public health department has logged six cases in the Bromont area, representing the first cluster of this kind in Quebec...