What to do if you miss them
However, because they are sometimes as tiny as poppy seeds, they can go undetected even with the most careful people.
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An important thing to note about ticks if you fear that you are exposed is this: The harm they cause is dependent on their type and location. In the United States, the deer tick found in Eastern and upper Midwestern regions can cause limes disease, while the dog tick common to the Eastern parts of the United States is responsible for Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia.