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  • my 10 years old daughter's lyme arthritis

    I am new here. My daughter was diagnosed last August with lyme disease. She is 10.4 years old now. We went to New Jersey at the end of August 2015. Now back by then, 3 weeks later she had this typical expanded red circle rash. Her Doctor said it was virus due to a flu. No treatment at all. Then later...

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  • Extreme water retention a symptom of Lyme?

    Hi everyone. Long painful story short, I was finally diagnosed two months ago with Lyme after suffering through two years of unexplained fatigue, hair loss, muscle weakness and severe depression. I'm currently under a protocol of antibiotics and natural herbs to combat the disease. I know it's...

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  • Lupus? Lyme Disease? Something else?

    I’ve had symptoms for over a year but have been humiliated by doctors.. sent to mental health specialists numerous times for anxiety.. I even go back to GP and tell them the specialist I have absolutely nothing wrong and they send me back again!!! I’m the least anxious person ever! I’m 100% sure there’s...

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  • Positive EBV test results - Possible Lyme?

     This is my recent health history: Came down and tested positive for mono in Feb 2017 (Severe throat, chills, ache, mild fatigue). Throughout 2017 every 5-6 weeks I would feel "sick" (mild aches/chills) for 48-72 hours. Not ideal, but not a disaster. As of Dec 1, I have been chronically...

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  • mysterious symptoms

    for the past month a half i havent been feeling well...ive had many symptoms..headaches, fatigue, dizziness, ear pain, muscle and joint pain, stomach pain, twitching, pins and needles...could this be lyme? with lyme do you have many symptoms at once and can they change during the day? i had a headache...

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  • Lymes Diseas in the UK feel confused and alone

    Hi! I'm new to this forum as I have been googling trying to find somewhere I can talk to people who will understand how I feel. This is going to be a long and rambly post so I do apologise in advance... Two years ago in 2015 I was down in Kent for my brothers wedding in a very rural area, they...

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  • Painful swollen lymph nodes in every region for almost a month

    I had my baby 7 weeks ai and the day i got home I noticed a lump in my right arm pit. I went to the Dr two weeks later and my obgyn looked and said it might be lymph node or just a bump from where I shave (although it is very much under the skin). So I waited it out and not more than two weeks later...

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  • Herx or Doxycycline Reaction?

    My wife has been suffering from chronic lyme and bartonella for a while now, and is has progressively been getting worse. She had been put, once again, on doxycyline -- 100 mg in the AM and another 100 mg in the PM.  After a week of this, she started developing severe leg pains in both legs.  Muscle...

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  • Possible Lyme without rash?

    Hello, I've been desperately trying to find out what could be going on with my body for around a year now. I've read a lot of people talk about having non stop muscle twitches all over their body when infected with Lyme or after being treated. I'm wondering if anyone has had muscle twitching...

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  • Could this be Lyme or something else?

    Looking for some medical advice and knowledge. I have had some reactive bands show up in my lyme disease testing this year. In March 2017 I had three reactive bands appear (41, 58, 66) and in December 2017 I had four reactive bands appear (41, 45, 58, 66). My symptoms started last year with a swollen...

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  • Diagnosed as a Mystery!

    After having two positive blood tests for Lymes. When referred to the Reference lab. Both were found to be false positives?! A  CT scan of my entire Torso revealed "no disease". The original "bulls eye type rash" appeared on the palm of my hand within the large muscle  below...

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  • Early Lyme symtoms

    Hi, I was staying in rural France in an area that I know has lot's of tics! And people have got lyme desease staying there in the past. I was bitten by something in my groin area a few weeks ago whilst there, the bite left almost a bit of a hole in my skin and was red and a bit itchy, but didn't...

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  • Itching skin and Lyme

    For the last couple of days I have had this awful Itching on my legs. Does anyone else have this. I do get some new effects of the Lyme every so often, so maybe this is one of them. Advice would be appreciated! Thank you!

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  • Lyme Disease ELISA testing

    Hey Ive been tested for Lyme as ive had a lot of the symptoms for a while. My test came back negative overall I want to know if I need to follow up as my Burgdorferi IgG didnt come up as negative just less than 5.0 AU/ ml instead of being greater than 15.0 AU / ml Is this something I need to re test...

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  • Two positive Lyme Disease blood test. Both negative at Reference lab

    Last June I had, upon the palm of my left hand, an annular, dark pink lesion that resembled a burn. Later a red ring of dry skin formed around the lesion. The lesion then began to peel from the outside edge inwards and then from the inside outwards. Some four weeks later three smaller lesions formed...

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  • Lyme or something else?

    Hello all. My symptoms started on March 22, 2017 at 9:30am. I have no idea why it was so sudden, but I'll never forget it. The symptoms are constant, do not come and go, and have increasingly gotten much much worse. Feeling of being drugged lightheaded pressure in my head hand tremors in certain...

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  • Is this a Herx reaction

    HI, Im nearly finishing a 3 week course of doxy. About 2 weeks ago i developed a rash and very very sore toes and thumbs which at the time i put down to sunburn due to photosensitivity. Since then i have been reading that this may be a Herx reaction. My feet are so sore its hard to even walk on them....

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  • Antibiotic treatment. Any success stories?

    Finally, after five months of neurological symptoms the third Neurologist is going to treat me for lyme disease based on my CF result and presented symptoms. I have been given oral antibiotics and have been told IV will commence next week. My symptoms are light, sound, touch over-sensitivity. Tinnitus,...

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  • possible Lyme disease ?

    HELP! Sorry this is so long. So I’ve been pretty sick for 3 months now. Numerous problems. First acid reflux .. stomach problems...bowel problems..ovarian cysts. Now I’m having a worse problem. My left arm goes numb and tingles a lot and is weak. It hurts a lot and the pain radiates to shoulders and...

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  • coffee enemas for chronic lyme?! Help!

    Im 22 years old, Plagued with lyme, babesia, bartonella, ENV, adrenal fatigue, ibs, food sensitivites, and autoimmune allergies, and candida. Yes im basically falling apart and it has been horrible! I have recently started coffee enemas, i do them 2-3 times a week, amd i feel better initially but notice...

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  • Lyme Disease or similar?

    Hi There Since April, I have been experiencing a baffling range of symptoms, for which the doctor can find no answers. Symptoms include: - numbness in fingers on waking, particularly when elbows have been bent - Occasional and random numbness in toes  - 'Buzzing' in the ball of my left...

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  • Face rash

    I believe I have Lyme disease and have recently had the blood test completed but wondering if anyone has red rash on their checks 

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  • Misdiagnosed with mono, could it be late lyme?

    About  two months ago I noticed I started to get intense brain fog and fatigue, I would sleep for hours upon hour. A couple days go by and I go to the primary care doctor and my tests come back positive for both mono and strep. I never had the typical symptoms like sore throat or high fever, even...

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  • Are these normal symptoms of Lyme.

    Five months ago, within a space of 2 weeks I developed Nystagmus, photophobia, Hyperacusis, Hyperosmia, Burning hypersensitive skin and pins and needles in my feet and hands. I now have full body tremors and pins and needles in my hands and feet.I am a 48-year-old professional male. I have this severe...

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  • Burning throughout body and head

    Hi!  I was diagnosed with Lyme Disease in 2013 and due 2 the fact I was put on horrendous psych meds 4 this (Gabapentin, Zoplicone, Seroquel and Remeron  which I have spent the past 3 years slowly tapering off) I have been unable 2 treat my Lyme Disease.  Some of the w/d symptoms I am...

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