Medical Dictionary

deer tick


deer tick

noun \ˈdi(ə)r-\

Definition of DEER TICK

:  a tick of the genus Ixodes (I. scapularis synonym I. dammini) that transmits the bacterium causing Lyme disease

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March 02, 2015
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