Lyme disease is caused by ........and is transmitted by the...........

Options :
  1. E. coli...............bites of infected arthropods.
  2. Borrelia burgdorferi.........bites of infected ticks.
  3. Listeria monocytogenes........eating and drinking infected milk.
  4. Yersinia pestis............infection through injuries.


Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 2

Explanation:

Lyme disease is caused by Borrelia burgdorferi and is transmitted by the bites o infected ticks. It is characterized by the classic expanding target-shaped or Bull's eye rash which starts at the site of tick bite.

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