Anaplasmosis and Erhlichioisis
Tick-borne diseases caused by two different bacteria transmitted by the bite of a tick. The lone star tick causes erhlichiosis and the deer tick causes anaplasmosis.
New York State Department of Health: Anaplasmosis and Ehrlichiosis: Tick-borne Bacterial Infections
A rare disease caused by various types of microscopic parasites from the bite of an infected deer tick.
New York State Department of Health: Babesiosis Fact Sheet
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
A rare disease caused by the bite of an infected American dog tick.
New York State Department of Health: Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Fact Sheet