What is Lyme Disease Titer?

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A Lyme disease titer is a blood test performed on animals suspected of having Lyme disease, an insidious illness caused by the tick-transmitted spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi. This blood test determines the presence of antibodies specific for Lyme disease.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Joint pain 3 1
Joint stiffness 1 0
Lyme disease 1 0
Post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lyme Disease Titer

Side effect Patients
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Lyme Disease Titer.