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Can blood test be false negative for Lyme disease?Had bulls eye bite around 8/16/13 but symptoms much worse after surgery (had anesthesia) on 10/11/3

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Dr. David Sherer
Anesthesiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Lyme disease does not always show up on blood test.
Talk to your doctor about this!

In brief: Yes

Lyme disease does not always show up on blood test.
Talk to your doctor about this!
Dr. David Sherer
Dr. David Sherer
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Dr. Alan Mindlin
Ophthalmology

In brief: Yes

Lyme disease is one of the new great imitators.
With negative testing you must be even more suspicios to prevent future problems if possible.

In brief: Yes

Lyme disease is one of the new great imitators.
With negative testing you must be even more suspicios to prevent future problems if possible.
Dr. Alan Mindlin
Dr. Alan Mindlin
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Dr. Azen Jukic
Pathology

In brief: Not making sense

Why did you have surgery? That is not a treatment for lyme disease.
Please restate your question.

In brief: Not making sense

Why did you have surgery? That is not a treatment for lyme disease.
Please restate your question.
Dr. Azen Jukic
Dr. Azen Jukic
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