Case of Heartland virus found in Arkansas resident

Date: 07.07.17

Little Rock, Ark. Arkansas has identified its first case of Heartland virus, a relatively new tickborne disease, in an individual living in the northwest part of the state.

People become infected with Heartland virus through the bite of the Lone Star tick. Patients are most likely to be diagnosed with Heartland virus from May to September. Heartland virus causes a flu-like illness, including ...
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Arkansas Department of Health
2017-07-07 00:00:00
Little Rock, Ark. Arkansas has identified its first case of Heartland virus, a relatively new tickborne disease, in an individual living in the northwest part of the state. People become infected with Heartland virus through the bite of the Lone ...