Question: Is Lyme A STD?

Theres no direct evidence that Lyme is sexually transmitted by humans.

Can Lyme disease be sexually transmitted 2019?

There is no credible scientific evidence that Lyme disease is spread through sexual contact.

Can my boyfriend give me Lyme disease?

There is no evidence that Lyme disease is transmitted from person-to-person. For example, a person cannot get infected from touching, kissing, or having sex with a person who has Lyme disease.

Is Lyme disease Sexually Transmitted 2018?

Lyme disease is a tick-borne infection caused by Borrelia burgdorferi, a type of corkscrew- shaped bacteria known as a spirochete (pronounced spirokeet). The Lyme spirochete resembles the agent of syphilis, long recognized as the epitome of sexually transmitted diseases.

What is Lyme disease classified as?

Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that is normally transmitted by ticks. It is caused by a spirochete, which is corkscrew-shaped bacterium called Borrelia Burgdorferi. Lyme disease is also classified as a zoonosis because it is transmitted to humans by ticks who carry the disease.

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