Got a tick hangin, less than 20 hours no blood but a red spots now for two weeks, typical. Got a good place for testing the tick, and here is my results so far.
Species: Ixodes scapularis
Feeding State: flathttp://www.tickdiseases.org
Laboratory of Medical Zoology
209 Fernald Hall
270 Stockbridge Rd.
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003http://www.umass.edu/lmz
The following tests have already been ordered
Borrelia burgdorferi sensu latu 2014-05-14 negative
Anaplasma phagocytophilum 2014-05-14 negative
Babesia microti 2014-05-14 negative
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