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How to tell if you have Lymes Disease?

DH was biten by A tiny Tick! He couldn't get the head out! But by the Bite area is A Bright Red Ring around it! We have No insurance. Neither of us are Employed! Anyone have this? Is this Normal or not? Anyone know??

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Angellinda

Asked by Angellinda at 2:51 PM on May. 15, 2009 in Health

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  • http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvbid/Lyme/

    I always consult the CDC website for things like this. And you can have a doctor order a blood test. At our lab it takes about 4 days to get results back (because we don't do it there - we send it to a reference lab)
    CarolynBarnett

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 2:53 PM on May. 15, 2009

  • Around the bite it looks like a bullseye
    a_and_j_momma

    Answer by a_and_j_momma at 3:05 PM on May. 15, 2009

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