LYME DISEASE

is a multisystem illness caused by the successful bite of an infected deer tick. Symptoms of lyme disease include- fever, fatigue, header and aching as well as normal flu-like symptoms. Lyme disease is unlikely to become fatal but left untreated, it can lead to premature arthritis and a variety of neurological symptoms such as temporal paralysis.

LYME DISEASE: "Lyme disease is caused by the spirochete bacteria which can be transmitted via the bite of an infected dear tick, which once penetrated the skin will stimulate a red rash developing."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LYME DISEASE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lyme-disease/ (accessed June 18, 2019).
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