Author: Ella J Harrison-Hansley / Editor: Ryan C Hobbs / Reviewer: Kathryn Blackmore / Codes: SLO1, SLO5, TP10Published: 09/09/2021

A 46-year-old female, seen with her daughter, presents to the Emergency Department with a tick embedded in right upper chest wall.


She had been walking her dogs in the local lanes. Once she had returned home she had felt an irritation on her chest wall and had found a tick embedded in her skin. DH antidepressant. AH nil. PMH nil.

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