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How long does it take for tick bite to actually cause Lyme disease?

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Dr. William Lages
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Days to months

It takes just days for a bite from the deer tick to result in sin lesions, but weeks to months to develop arthritis or neurological disorders.

In brief: Days to months

It takes just days for a bite from the deer tick to result in sin lesions, but weeks to months to develop arthritis or neurological disorders.
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: Days to weeks to

months.

In brief: Days to weeks to

months.
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