A member asked:

I had three heart attacks and a subsequent triple bypass during september 2018. i was just bitten by a small red tick. is there anything i can do to prevent tick bite fever?

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Dr. Jack Morgan answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Follow up with PCP, or cardiologist for the bite evaluation and possible lab work , titiers and cultures. Start on antibiotic therapy, and do this ASAP.

Answered Mar 25, 2022



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