Health departments investigate several tickborne infections including Lyme disease, babesiosis, ehrlichiosis, anaplasmosis, and spotted fever rickettsiosis.
Size of the blacklegged tick at different life stages. Image courtesy of CDC.
Tickborne Infections in Wisconsin
Preventing Tick Bites on People
Tickborne Infections (Wisconsin Department of Health Services)
For more information contact one of our Public Health Nurses by calling the Marathon County Health Department at 715-261-1900.