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Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Many years: I have had patients who, based on their history, were likely exposed to lyme many years prior to becoming symptomatic, with their symptoms coming on ... Read More
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Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Not really "dormant: Dormancy implies "doing nothing"- it doesn't reflect what is actually going on. The term "subclinical" or "undiagnosed" better describes its presenc ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Asymptomatic - yes: If you are asking if you can contract a std from someone who is not currently symptomatic _ yes!
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Lack of evidence: There is no credible evidence to support your hypothesis.
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Dr. William Gaya
29 years experience Neurology
Encephalitis : I am sorry to hear about your sister. If the inflammation in the brain and cerebellum are now resolved the next step is rehabilitation. This will grea ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Perhaps shingles: Herpes zoster virus seems to reside in the dorsal ganglion of the spinal cord and can become active in the form of shingles, but we have learned also ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Woods
28 years experience Pathology
Possible blood Ab.: Some patients may have antibodies that developed from the first transfusion that can be dormant until another transfusion causes them to flare up agai ... Read More
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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Somewhat : Fifth disease symptoms can recur for months with hand Lesions ashes and especially troublesome joint pain and swelling in the hands . It will eventua ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Controversial : Research has demonstrated that this is most likely possible in mice, and there are some researchers who suspect that it is also possible in humans. Th ... Read More
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Dr. Felix Brizuela
32 years experience Neurology
Yes and no: street drugs, especially stimulus can stimulate or induce a psychosis, causing hallucinations, agitation and even violent behavior. It's usually not p ... Read More

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