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Posted by: priscilla cachin | 2013/01/17

headaches

My sister was bitten by a tick.Hospitalised for a week.send home with only painkillers for the headaches,vomiting and nausea.also stiffness in the joints.What else can she do??thanks for your help

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Dear Priscilla,

I think that it is quite clear that the first thing that she must do is be tested for tick bite fever.

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