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About Lyme Disease - Early Symptoms of Lyme Disease
This page contains links to eMedTV Lyme Disease Articles containing information on subjects from About Lyme Disease to Early Symptoms of Lyme Disease. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- About Lyme Disease
Are you looking for info on Lyme disease? Then check out this eMedTV Web page. In it, we take a look at how this disease is transmitted, possible symptoms, and treatment, with a link to more detailed information on this topic.
- Cure for Lyme Disease
Antibiotics are usually used as a cure for Lyme disease. As this eMedTV Web page explains, early diagnosis reduces the length of antibiotic treatment. Intravenous (IV) treatment may be needed for certain forms of the disease.
- Dear Tick
Also known as the black-legged tick, the deer tick is capable of transmitting Lyme disease. This part of the eMedTV library takes a brief look at the deer tick and provides a link to more information. Dear tick is a common misspelling of deer tick.
- Deer Tic
The deer tic (also called the black-legged tick) is known to transmit Lyme disease. This eMedTV segment gives a brief overview of the deer tick and provides a link to more detailed information. Deer tic is a common misspelling of deer tick.
- Deer Tick
The deer tick (also known as the black-legged tick) can spread Lyme disease to humans and other animals. This eMedTV article outlines the life stages of this tick and explains how they transmit Lyme disease.
- Early Lyme Disease Symptoms
Common early Lyme disease symptoms include fatigue, chills, fever, and a characteristic rash. As this eMedTV Web page explains, however, not all patients will experience the same early symptoms of the disease.
- Early Symptoms of Lyme Disease
This page of the eMedTV site outlines the early symptoms of Lyme disease, including headache, fever, swollen lymph nodes, and a characteristic rash. This page provides especially detailed information on the rash that is a common sign of the disease.