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What can be done to treat lyme disease that has gone undiagnosed for several years?

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Dr. Howard Feinberg
Rheumatology 38 years experience
Antibiotic: Treatment is based on the stage of disease and tve severity. If Lyme disease is confirmed ( do not rely on a blood test alone) the treatment is usually either doxycycline (oral antibiotic) or rocephin (ceftriaxone) ( given IM or IV). Even late Lyme disease is treatable.

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