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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not at risk: Dog ticks do not transmit Lyme disease. You may visit this site for more information on this topic: https://www.cdc.gov/lyme/transmission/index.html H ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
May be related to it: It could be related to your inflamation - especially any vascular issues. This will depend on the manfestations that you are having. You can discuss ... Read More
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me help: A small, red bump may appear at the site of the tick bite. This small bump is normal after a tick bite and doesn't indicate lyme disease. However, ove ... Read More
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Dr. Lisa Roazen
18 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not if untreated.: Untreated Lyme disease can progress to have cardiac (heart) and neurologic (brain and nerves) complications. If left untreated too long some damage ca ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: Not if it is appropriately treated.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Easy to see but...: The symptoms of lyme are very easy to see but it may be hard to recognize these as lyme. Classic symptom of bullseye rash only seen in half or less, t ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: It depends what specific manifestation of lyme disease you mean and what therapies were used to treat it.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cristina Carballo
39 years experience Neonatology
Can be: Although children get lyme disease more frequently than adults, it does not to be anymore serious and central nervous system infections, i.e. Meningit ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See detail: Any doctor, clinic or urgent care center can order the appropriate tests.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Blood test.: Simple blood test are very helpful. If the screening test is positive then another blood test, the western blot, is done to confirm.

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