Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever

Close Up Of An Adult Female An Adult Male Nymph And Larva Tick Is Shown June 15 2001

St. Louis’ Tick Population Increasing

Ticks are becoming more abundant in the St. Louis area.


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It’s Going to be an Ugly Tick Season

Ticks can transmit anaplasmosis, a bacterial infection with symptoms similar to the flu.


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Follow Up: Diseased Tick Locations Released

The ticks were found in the Central part of St. Louis County between the Manchester and Webster Groves area.


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Two Possible Cases of Tick Disease in County

The Saint Louis County Health Department has no record of two cases of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever. However, Missouri’s Department of Health and Senior Services does.