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  1. Erythema migrans is the initial lesion of Lyme disease, and often appears at the site of the infecting tick bite. It is a red, enlarging rash, ...
  2. Lyme Disease and the Heart (American Heart Association)  
    ... person with viral-like symptoms but without an erythema migrans rash, a Lyme antibody test should be obtained to provide laboratory ... is not very sensitive for detection of the Lyme bacteria in clinical settings. View ... 3. Disseminated erythema migrans rash. Approximately 15% of patients with erythema migrans ...
  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 ...
  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. Symptoms of Tickborne Illness (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... days, typically before the onset of fever. The Lyme disease rash is the first sign of infection and is usually a circular rash called erythema migrans or EM. This rash occurs in approximately 70- ...
  6. Signs and Symptoms of Lyme Disease (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... This is not a sign that you have Lyme disease. However, ticks can spread other organisms that may cause a different type of rash. For example, Southern Tick-associated Rash Illness (STARI) causes a rash with a very similar appearance. Erythema migrans (EM) or "bull's-eye" rash Rash occurs in ...
  7. ... 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 ...
  8. Lyme Disease Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... may have heard that the blood test for Lyme disease is correctly positive ... has an erythema migrans rash, the test is expected to be negative. ...
  9. Travelers' Health: Lyme Disease (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... Transmission has not been documented in the tropics. Lyme disease is rarely ... characteristic rash, erythema migrans (EM), within 30 days of exposure. EM is ...
  10. Lyme Disease (Logical Images)  
    newsletter | contact Share | Lyme Disease Information for adults A A A Lyme disease frequently presents as a red or pink circle that is short- ... skin. Bite marks may not necessarily be visible. Erythema migrans, the classic unraised red "bull's-eye" lesion on ...
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