A 43-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

i am concerned that she received lyme disease. i would like to know how long it takes for the symptoms of the disease to appear?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
About 2 weeks: About 2 weeks after the tick bite.
Answered on Jun 30, 2018
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Related questions:

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
About 2 weeks: Symptoms will generally start about 2 weeks after the bite.
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: It depends of the stage of the disease and the specific area of the body affected. Primary disease will usually resolve in about 2 weeks.
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
NO: except Tylenol or Advil for pain/fever.
1
1 thank
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Many sxs/until cured: Lyme can cause virtually any symptom, but classically starts with rash & mild flu-like symptoms, then joint pains (often 1st in knees) & fatigue.It of ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month