illness

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illness

noun affliction, ailing, ailment, complaint, disability, disease, disorder, infirmity, malady, sickness
Associated concepts: mental illness, terminal illness, Unemployment Compensation, Workers' Compensation Law
See also: disability, disease, disorder, prostration
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1) Unlike the North Carolina experience, both Lyme disease (LD) and southern tick-associated rash illness (STARI) are rare in Louisiana and the Gulf South, but do occur and must be differentiated.
However, a clinical condition similar to Lyme disease, termed southern tick-associated rash illness (STARI), has been described in humans in the southeastern region of the United States associated with the bite of Amblyomma americanum ticks (1,4,5).
maculatum Ticks Adult Adult Adult Adult analyzed male female Nymphs male female Controls(a) 11(b) 2 44 6 12 Cases(c) 1 5(b) 139 7 1 Total 12 7 183 13 13 (a) Denotes ticks collected near the homes of persons not diagnosed with southern tick-associated rash illness (STARI).

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