List for Signs & Symptoms of Lyme Disease

by Laurel Scott

Here’s a list of signs and symptoms for Lyme disease and some of its co-infections. You’ll be surprised to see the long list of problems that are caused by Lyme disease. Visit a Lyme disease specialist in Sydney to get the best Lyme disease treatment in Australia.

Let’s take a look at the problems which might occur due to Lyme disease. The list is divided into signs and symptoms which appear on different body parts.

  • Problems Which Occur In Head, Face And Neck

Facial paralysis (Bell’s palsy), migraines, stiff neck, headaches, itchiness in cheek, nose or facial area, swollen glands, increased allergic sensitivities, sore throat, change in taste and smell, stiffness and pain in jaw, twitching of muscles.

  • Problems Which Occur In Digestive System

Vomiting, nausea, upset tummy, irritable bladder, anorexia, loss of appetite, weight loss or gain due to unknown reasons.

  • Problems Which Occur In Eye Or Vision

Oversensitivity towards light, red eyes, pain or swelling around eyes, vertigo, wandering eye, vision changes, spots in sight, double or blurry vision, and in some cases conjunctivitis also.

  • Problems Which Occur In Ears

Extreme Pain in ears, sound sensitivity, buzzing or ringing sound in ears, decreased hearing power.

  • Problems Which Occur In Musculoskeletal System

Muscle ache or cramps, pain, stiffness, or swelling in joints, muscle weakness, loss of reflexes, poor muscle coordination, loss of muscle tone.

  • Problems Which Occur In Respiratory Systems

Issues in breathing respiration, unexplained chills, night sweats, irregular heartbeat, and decreased tolerance to physical exercise, upper body pain or rib soreness.

  • Problems Which Occur In Psychiatric Systems

Depression, anxiety, agitation, irritability, mood swings, impulsiveness, malaise, aggressive behaviour, change in personality, Bipolar disorder or manic behaviour, suicidal thoughts, difficulty in falling or staying asleep, hallucinations, paranoia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, suspiciousness, feeling as if the patient is losing his/her mind or self control, schizophrenic-like condition, including hallucinations, overemotional reactions to situations and feel like crying even on small issues,  sleeping either too much or too little.

  • Problems Which Occur In Neurologic System

Seizures, stroke, burning sensation in feet, Meningitis, Encephalitis, weakness or paralysis of limbs, Difficulty in multitasking, slow processing speed, burning or stabbing sensations in the body, Encephalomyelitis, Increased motion sickness, problem in walking, dizziness, poor balance, light-headedness, problem in word finding, auditory problem in process, problem in organisation and planning, academic or vocational fall, shaking, pinpricks and numbness in body.

  • Problems Which Occur On Skin

Erethyma Migrans (bulls’ eye rash), eczema, odd odours, tumour-like nodules, high perspiration

  • Some Cognitive Signs And Symptoms

Distractibility, attention deficit issues, dementia, disorientation or feeling lost, difficulty in thinking and always confused, poor performance in school or office, short or long term memory loss, forgetfulness, finding it difficult to concentrate.

These are the major signs and symptoms of Lyme disease. Visit a Lyme disease specialist Sydney who can provide effective Lyme disease treatment in Australia.