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leveret   English animal
  A young hare that is less than 1 year old. It has almost no guard hairs and has only soft fur. Because the fur fiber is thin, short, and extremely soft, it excels as a dubbing material.
ReferenceThe fly fisher's illustrated dictionary, 2000.
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Lyme disease  English noxious organism
  A disease that first broke out rather recently in 1975 in the town of Lyme, Connecticut, U.S.A. The pathogenetic organism was confirmed in 1982.
  It is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. When an angler is bitten by a tick, the Borrelia in the saliva of the tick enters the bloodstream of the person. Tens of thousands of people are infected in Europe and America every year.
  Three to thirty days after a tick bite, widespread erythema (reddening of skin) appears around the bitten area, and it enlarges over time (Erythema migrans). The reddened skin is hot and itchy. Moreover it is accompanied by fever, headache, dullness, joint pain, and lymph node enlargement. If left to progresses, meningitis, encephalitis, angiitis, and hepatitis may occur. However, fortunately the mortality rate is low. Diagnosis is made by the history of the tick bite, and by administering a blood test (serological test). Antibiotics are effective for the treatment and, in most cases, Lyme disease can be treated successfully by taking Amoxicilline or Doxycycline over a period of a few weeks.
  Prevention can be taken by being careful in outdoor areas inhabited by ticks, and by lessening the exposed area of skin. Ticks inhabit bushes in a forest or in a prairie. Ticks are active during daytime in the summer, they like to bite the soft portion of people's skin by thrusting their head into the skin and sucking out the blood.
  Ticks are originally 3-5 mm in size, but they expand to double their size by the amount of blood they can suck out. Since a bite of tick is of almost painless, it remains unnoticed in many cases. The tick expands its body over the next few days, and causes pain and itching. In many cases only then it is detected that a person has been bitten.
  The possibility of infection decreases if the tick is removed as soon as possible. Therefore, after coming back home from fishing, it is recommended to take a bath and check your skin allover whether ticks are attached or not. If one is found, the tick can be removed easily by simply pulling on it if it is discovered shortly after the bite. However if a few days have passed, it becomes difficult to remove it because its head is more strongly attached to the skin. In such a case, do not try to strain it and crush the tick. When crushed, the bacterium within the tick's body will be pushed into the human body. It is recommended to visit a hospital and request to have the tick taken out completely.
Referencehttp://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvbid/lyme/ld_humandisease_symptoms.htm
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