OKLAHOMA resident contracts rare, tick-borne Bourbon virus

May 28, 2015

Okla. resident contracts rare, tick-borne Bourbon virus An Oklahoma resident contracted Bourbon virus, a tick-borne disease recently discovered in the U.S. that has infected only one other person in the country. The Oklahoma resident recovered. Symptoms of Bourbon virus are similar to those caused by other tick-borne diseases, including fever, aches and a rash. The Oklahoman (Oklahoma City) (5/28)