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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-17497: Kezia Dugdale (Lothian)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 26 June 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what support and treatment is available from the NHS for people diagnosed with Lyme disease.

Answered by: Joe FitzPatrick 13 July 2018

NHS staff draw on published guidance, for example the British Infection Association’s 2011 position statement on Lyme Borreliosis and the 2018 National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) published guideline on Lyme disease, when caring for a patient who may have Lyme disease.