Reporting Tick Bites to Public Health Agencies Helps ID Risk Areas for Lyme Disease

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A study in Quebec highlights the value of reporting tick bites and submitting tick specimens to public health agencies. Such “passive surveillance” outpaces field collection of ticks in identifying areas of emerging risk for Lyme disease.

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