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are there any symptoms of lyme disease that last?

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Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
All of them can last: Lyme disease is a chronic infection. It can affect any organ system in the body.It does not go away on its own, so symptoms will last your entire life, often progressively spreading and worsening, unless it is effectively treated.The longer it is present before starting treatment the longer it can take to treat effectively & some authorities feel it may be impossible to fully eradicate in some cases.
Answered on Aug 16, 2017
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