So you think you have Lyme Disease?

Instructive video for tick removal using soap and q-tip.
Successful extraction of the tick en bloc via soap and q-tip technique.
Criteria for antibiotic prophylaxis against Lyme disease following a tick bite (adapted from UpToDate)
Comparison of our tick (top) with 3 possible culprits (bottom).
Lyme incidence for 2018 (left) and 2001 (right) as reported by the CDC.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Tony Jiang

Tony Jiang

Tony is a dermatology resident in PA, here to share some quick stories. When not reading biblical sized textbooks, he enjoys coding and writing apps for iOS.