Results 1 - 10 of 11 for Lyme disease OR Borrelia burgdorferi infection OR erythema migrans
  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 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 ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. ... 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. ... disseminated Lyme disease — When Lyme disease ...
  5. Lyme Disease Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... with a university. What is "chronic Lyme disease?" Lyme disease is an infection caused by the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi . In the majority of cases, it is successfully ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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 ...
  8. 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 ...
  9. Signs and Symptoms of Lyme Disease (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... Â these symptoms are not due to ongoing infection with B. burgdorferi. This condition is referred to as Post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome (PTLDS) . There is some evidence that PTLDS ...
  10. ... and expanding in size. This rash is called erythema migrans. Without treatment, it can last 4 weeks or longer. Symptoms may come and go. Untreated, Lyme disease can spread to the brain, heart, and joints. ...
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