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My son has just had a second positive test disease from the

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my son has just had a second positive test for Lymes disease from the Hemel Hempstead clinic. He had athe first positive over two years ago but could not afford to pay the German clinic to interpret the readings. It has cost a lot of money to get this diagnosis, and we are now desperate to get treatment for him quickly on the NHS. Is this possible? He is very poorly and we are concerned about any more damage happening to him. He has heart pain and all the other Lymes symptons. He lives in Brighton, but we could go anywhere to anyone who will listen!
thank you in advance Katie
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Yes

The treatment is simple.

I am assuming you reside in the UK

He simply needs an antibiotic called docycicline.

Probably for 4 weeks or maybe longer, depending on his examination.

He needs to go to A&E first, as this will be faster than trying to see his GP, unless the GP will see him immediately.

If you are not registered with a GP, go to A&E.

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