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can lymes disease cause male infertility

A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Possibly but...: Chronic lyme is a complex illness that is reported to cause virtually any symptom, so yes, it could cause infertility, but those most ill with lyme ha ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tineke Malus
10 years experience Environmental Health
Spirochete in fleas: The organism (borellia sp.) that causes lyme disease has been found in fleas and mosquitos but has not yet been found to contribute to transmission of ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: Diarrhea is not a common feature of lyme disease.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Borrelia bacteria: Lyme disease is an infection caused by a bacteria, borrelia burgdorferi.It is usually transmitted by deer ticks & the longer the tick is attached the ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: That is impossible. Lyme is an infection and genetics have nothing to do with it. There is no good evidence to support human to human transmission.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
Unexpected: Unexpected. Look for the usual culprits.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Depending on the intensity of the illness, lyme disease as will most other infections, cause a change in your baseline Insulin needs. Some who are rec ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
14 years experience General Practice
Not really : Lyme disease can involve the central nervous system and if not treated earlier, the damaging effects can be serious.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Multiple imbalances: Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria have the most complex genome of any bacteria & create multiple imbalances.They can infect any organ & prevent that organ ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not a clue: When you submit a question, you must provide enough background information for site docs to review.You provide no info beyond a negative test result. ... Read More

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