2 doctors weighed in:

Can Lyme disease live for ever ?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tedde Rinker
Holistic Medicine

In brief: Not sure of question

Do you mean to ask if lyme would continue indefinitely if not treated? Te answer to that is yes, though the typical course for lyme disease is one where symptoms can tend to come & go, get worse, then better.

In brief: Not sure of question

Do you mean to ask if lyme would continue indefinitely if not treated? Te answer to that is yes, though the typical course for lyme disease is one where symptoms can tend to come & go, get worse, then better.
Dr. Tedde Rinker
Dr. Tedde Rinker
Thank
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: No

Not if it is appropriately treated.

In brief: No

Not if it is appropriately treated.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Arnon Rubin
Board Certified,
21 years in practice
163K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors