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Can babesiosis return after it was cured? My son has similar symptoms, but i'm hoping its the flu.

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Dr. Dahlia Philips-Rodriguez
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Yes

Although uncommon, babesia can recurr and may require multiple courses of treatment in select patients.
He should see his doctor for a blood smear.

In brief: Yes

Although uncommon, babesia can recurr and may require multiple courses of treatment in select patients.
He should see his doctor for a blood smear.
Dr. Dahlia Philips-Rodriguez
Dr. Dahlia Philips-Rodriguez
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine

In brief: Humph

It is hard to eradicate and not uncommon to need retreatment.
Have your son checked out as soon as possible.

In brief: Humph

It is hard to eradicate and not uncommon to need retreatment.
Have your son checked out as soon as possible.
Dr. Marsha Davis
Dr. Marsha Davis
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