There is no vaccine currently available for OHF, but vaccines for tick-borne encephalitis disease (TBE) have been shown to confer some immunity and may be used for high-risk groups.
Additionally, utilizing insect repellents and wearing protective clothing in areas where ticks are endemic is recommended.
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