A 45-year-old female asked about a male:
My son was diagnosed with lyme and has finished his antibiotics and the nurse of the doctor told me they're done treating him yet he still has symptom?
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Dr. Oscar Novickanswered
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Lyme's disease: Sometimes patients develop an autoimmune reaction where symptoms persist despite adequate antibiotic treatment.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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