18-30 Segment 2: Tick Paralysis

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Summer is tick season, and tick bites are common. However, bites from a couple of types of ticks can produce paralysis and even death if the tick is not removed quickly. An expert discusses.

Guest:

  • Dr. Mark Dworkin, Infectious disease specialist, University of Illinois at Chicago School of public health

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Tick Paralysis

Summer is tick season, and tick bites are common. However, bites from a couple of types of ticks can produce paralysis and even death if the tick is not removed quickly. An expert discusses.