Subject: Bug stick on my leg returning from costa rica
Location: Guanacaste, Costa Rica
December 31, 2012 3:22 pm
I returned from costa rica yesterday, and that bug was stick hard to my leg.
Mesuring about half of a centimeter.
We did a lot of hiking in the guanacaste region. Just want to ensure that it is not dangerous.
Thanks a lot
This is a Tick. Ticks are blood suckers that are known to spread pathogens. Some Ticks are disease vectors like the Deer Ticks of North America that spread Lyme Disease. You might want to seek professional help if you experience any unusual symptoms.