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  1. Travelers' Health: Lyme Disease (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... Transmission has not been documented in the tropics. Lyme disease is rarely reported in ... a characteristic rash, erythema migrans (EM), within 30 days of exposure. EM is ...
  2. Lyme Disease From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)  
    ... and EM. The spirochete was later named Borrelia burgdorferi in honor of Dr. ... of Lyme disease is a rash known as erythema migrans, which starts as a small red spot at ...
  3. Lyme Disease and the Heart (American Heart Association)  
    ... a positive laboratory test result that supports B burgdorferi infection. ... of an erythema migrans rash ( Figures 2 and 3 ), with or without ...
  4. Beware of Ticks … & Lyme Disease (Food and Drug Administration) - PDF  
    ... Lyme disease. It is rarely, if ever, fatal. Lyme disease has different stages. Erythema migrans is a key early-stage symptom. This circular ... should be performed on patients suspected of having Lyme disease, she says. ... infection usually recover rapidly and completely. Antibiotics commonly used ...
  5. ... Lyme disease" .) Early localized Lyme disease — Early localized Lyme disease (the erythema migrans rash, with or without flu-like symptoms) is treated with oral antibiotics, usually doxycycline, amoxicillin, or cefuroxime, taken daily. Doxycycline is ... disseminated Lyme disease — When Lyme disease ...
  6. Lyme Disease Test (American Association for Clinical Chemistry)  
    ... mid-Atlantic, north-central, and western United States. Lyme disease infection causes symptoms that may include a characteristic erythema migrans (EM) or "bulls-eye" rash that spreads from ...
  7. Lyme Disease Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... immune system to fight off the bacteria ( Borrelia burgdorferi ) that cause Lyme disease. These antibodies can persist long after the infection is gone. This means that if your blood ...
  8. Lyme Disease (Logical Images)  
    ... rash is noticed by the person affected. Overview Lyme disease is the result of infection with the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi. The disease is transmitted by infected ticks that ...
  9. Lyme Disease (Logical Images)  
    ... is a classic sign of Lyme disease. Overview Lyme disease is the result of infection with the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi. The disease is transmitted by infected ticks that ...
  10. Lyme Disease (Logical Images)  
    ... rather than the classic bull's-eye rash. Overview Lyme disease is the result of infection with the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi. The disease is transmitted by infected ticks that ...
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