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Mosquito Control
15400 Wiscon Rd.
Brooksville, FL 34601

Phone (352) 540-6552

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Hernando County Mosquito Lab

Thanks to a Florida State Grant, we can do in-house testing.

Mosquito Borne Diseases

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Diseases of concern in Florida: 

Some are locally acquired, virus passed to a person or animal by a mosquito here at home. The virus cannot be spread to other people or animals.

 

West Nile Virus - Eastern Equine Encephalitis - St. Louis Encephalitis

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Diseases that are typically imported:

Person gets the virus from a mosquito while traveling outside the US and brings the virus back home with them. These can become locally transmitted if a local mosquito takes a blood meal from a person who has the active virus, then later bites someone else:

 

 Zika - Dengue - Chikungunya - Yellow Fever 

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