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Average ER Wait Times

Methodist Boerne Emergency Center

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Methodist Children's Hospital

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Methodist Hospital

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Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital

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Methodist Stone Oak Hospital

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Methodist Texsan Hospital

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Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center at the Quarry

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Metropolitan Methodist Hospital

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Northeast Methodist Hospital

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Treatments for Lyme Disease

The specific treatment for Lyme disease depends on how long you have had the disease, when it is diagnosed, and whether there are any complications. In all stages, medications are used. Medications will eliminate the disease or reduce the symptoms and complications.

Treatment involves the following:

MedicationsSurgery

Revision Information

  • A history of Lyme disease, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases website. Available at: http://www.niaid.nih.gov/topics/lymeDisease/Pages/history.aspx. Updated March 29, 2011. Accessed September 26, 2012.

  • Lyme disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated June 29, 2012. Accessed September 26, 2012.

  • Lyme disease treatment. Lyme Disease website. Available at: https://www.lymedisease.org/lyme-basics/lyme-disease/treatment. Accessed September 26, 2012.

  • Treatment. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/lyme/treatment/index.html. Updated July 26, 2012. Accessed September 26, 2012.