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I would like to get some more information regarding your symptoms to help you more efficiently.
When was he diagnosed? And is he receiving any treatment by your GP?
For sure he needs further medical attention and NHS definitely has facilities to take care of Lyme's disease.
You nee to have a referral first from the GP. Your need to tell the GP all the details and treatment he has been taking with no improvement at all.
With Post-infectious Lyme disease (late symptoms) or long-lasting symptoms, you would be referred to an infectious disease specialist/unit in the vicinity as appropriate.
ID specialist are specially trained to deal with Lyme's and its related complications.
Also he might require appropriate referrals to Neurologist or Cardiologist if the disease is affecting his major organs; and NHS provides these services.
Was it helpful?
That will be great.
Good luck and I wish him speedy recovery
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