Diseases

Lyme disease


Caused by the bite of a tick, this disease is manifested by a local abscess, a fever, an enlargement of the ganglia, followed a few weeks later by immense fatigue and joint pains.
If your child is stung, gently remove the bug with its rostrum, using a tick hook or a tweezers. Disinfection and antibiotic treatment are to be advocated.

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