Written answers

Wednesday, 31 March 2021

Department of Health

Disease Management

Verona Murphy (Wexford, Fine Gael)
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892. To ask the Minister for Health the steps actively being taken to provide a much improved testing system for Lyme disease here to ensure early diagnosis of the debilitating disease and to prevent misdiagnosis and late diagnosis; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [16434/21]

Photo of Stephen DonnellyStephen Donnelly (Wicklow, Fianna Fail)
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As this is a service matter, I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond to the Deputy directly, as soon as possible

Comments

Ann Maher
Posted on 7 Apr 2021 3:21 pm (Report this comment)

Could we Please have a Reply from our Health Minister.

I have been contacting Health Ministers ,since Mary Harney held that Office...

The HSE does not Recognise Chronic Lyme Disease.!!

Do you Realise that if not treated Early, Lyme and Associated diseases can destroy your Life....I am speaking from Experience-over 25 years now

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