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Why is the topic of chronic Lyme disease so controversial and do all infectious disease doctors specialize in Lyme disease treatment?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: It is controversial in my opinion because there is not good evidence that it exists. So-called lyme specialists grossly over-diagnose the disease. Virtually every patient I have seen with this diagnosis turns out to have sometime other than lyme disease. All infectious disease specialists can diagnose and treat lyme disease.
Answered on Jul 11, 2014

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