Colorado tick fever.

  title={Colorado tick fever.},
  author={Richard Klasco},
  journal={The Medical clinics of North America},
  volume={86 2},
  pages={435-40, ix}
Colorado tick fever, also known as mountain fever and mountain tick fever, is a well-described, viral, tick-borne disease common to the Rocky Mountain region of the United States and Canada. The Rocky Mountain wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni, is the primary vector. The triad of high fever, severe myalgia, and headache is typical, but not specific. Although… CONTINUE READING