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Are sand tick bites dangerous?

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Dr. Raymond Schneider
Family Medicine
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In brief: Usually not

In some areas of the world they may carry infection.
Leishmaniasis is carried by a sand flea, but in this county i think you are pretty safe. Mostly they just cause local itch and rash.

In brief: Usually not

In some areas of the world they may carry infection.
Leishmaniasis is carried by a sand flea, but in this county i think you are pretty safe. Mostly they just cause local itch and rash.
Dr. Raymond Schneider
Dr. Raymond Schneider
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