LDA Response The case for serious consideration of the Portfolio of case histories from people with Lyme and/or Borreliosis presented to Dr. John Reid in Downing Street on 4th November 2004 by Wendy Fox and friends will be aided, we hope, by the following letter, sent to Dr. John Reid. From ‘Lyme Disease Action’ Registered [...]more...
In Britain, medical education is highly variable regarding diseases transmitted by ticks. Much reference literature about diagnosis and treatment protocols requires updating. It may be left to you
- the patient, to continue to emphasise that symptoms were linked to a tick bite.
- the doctor, to be aware of the possibility, to question the patient, and to read our resources for clinicians