2 doctors weighed in:

If you get bit by a deer tick, will it show a ring around it to show Lyme disease? How long does it take for the ring to appear?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Within a few days

The rash starts very soon after the tick bite and expands over the next few days.

In brief: Within a few days

The rash starts very soon after the tick bite and expands over the next few days.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Marsha Davis
Board Certified,
25 years in practice
67M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors