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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 ...
  2. ... 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, ... worsening of the disease and may decrease the duration and severity of ...
  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 and the Heart (American Heart Association)  
    ... clinical manifestation is an expanding red rash called erythema migrans that occurs in ≈90% of cases ( Figure 2 ). Other disease manifestations can be seen when the bacteria disseminate ...
  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 ...
  6. Signs and Symptoms of Lyme Disease (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... 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. Lyme Disease Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... of the test depends upon the stage of disease. During the first few weeks of infection, such as when a patient has an erythema migrans rash, the test is expected to be negative. ...
  8. ... 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. ...
  9. Infections (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... Cap (Infantile Seborrheic Dermatitis) Dandruff (Seborrheic Dermatitis) Eczema Erythema Multiforme Fifth Disease Genital Herpes Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease Hives (Urticaria) Impetigo Infections That Pets Carry Lyme Disease Measles Molluscum Contagiosum Oral Thrush Paronychia Pityriasis ...
  10. Skin Infections (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your skin helps protect you from germs, but sometimes it can get infected by them. Some common types of skin infections are Bacterial: Cellulitis and impetigo. ...
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