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Pain in chest with impact of walking and severe headache, bit by tick two weeks ago but tested negative for lyme. When to follow up new symptoms?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Lyme disease

Do not know how you were tested, but antibody tests may not become positive until 10-14 days later, and if you have symptoms compatible with Lyme disease you should be treated.
See an infectious diseases expert ASAP. Hope that you turn out not to have this.

In brief: Lyme disease

Do not know how you were tested, but antibody tests may not become positive until 10-14 days later, and if you have symptoms compatible with Lyme disease you should be treated.
See an infectious diseases expert ASAP. Hope that you turn out not to have this.
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