A 32-year-old member asked:
how long does the initial fever w/ lymes disease last?
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Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan answered
51 years experience Rheumatology
Lyme disease: Fever from lyme disease starts from 2 days after the tick bite to a few weeks . It usually starts with mild fever , fatigue, headache, muscle joint pains and at times swollen glands and a bulls -eye rash ( red rash with a central clear area) . These are early stage features and short . Not every one will have a fever. Lots of other symtoms develop once early stage clears.
Answered on Aug 20, 2019
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