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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Rarely: Seizures are a rare complication of Lyme disease involving the central nervous symptom.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Depends if you mean: Acute lyme, progressive lyme that has reached the central nervous system, or the oft talked about "chronic lyme". Acute lyme, it is recommended to get ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Lee
20 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: If it is causing symtoms it is unlikley to clear without medication. Get treatment immediately. This disease has many long term complications.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Yes-it's complicated: Lyme is a complex illness. Lyme often causes liver inflammation (hepatitis) which can affect how the liver metabolizes medications ; herbs. Lyme also ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in 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
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
NO: except Tylenol or Advil for pain/fever.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Yes: Lyme disease can cause virtually any symptom including many neuropsychiatric symptoms. See http://www.lymeinfo.net/neuropsych.html However, many with ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience in Internal Medicine
Lyme Disease: Most common is a bullseye or target rash in early stage.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Possibly never...: Antibiotics in adequate doses usually cure Lyme if started within a week or 2, but are seldom curative when you've been infected for 7 months. Unfortu ... Read More
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