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Many of the diseases ticks pass to humans can cause flu-like
Diseases ticks may pass to humans include:
In some parts of the world, tick bites may cause other tick-borne
diseases, such as
South African tick-bite fever.
A doctor can evaluate the cause of your flu-like
symptoms and recommend treatment.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofNovember 20, 2015
Current as of:
November 20, 2015
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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