Walk-In Lyme Disease Testing in Washington, DC & Maryland
Have you recently found a tick attached to your body? Do you feel unusually tired or have inexplicable joint or muscle pain that you never had before? If so, it is possible that you have been exposed to Lyme disease–a potentially chronic condition that can lead to a variety of health issues. Lyme disease is fairly common in the United States with more than 300,000 people diagnosed with Lyme disease each year.
Lyme disease can be difficult to diagnose, and it is often misdiagnosed as other illnesses. Lack of testing for Lyme disease can lead to the development of chronic Lyme disease, which often cannot be cured, only treated. If you suspect you could have Lyme disease, come in to Fast Track Urgent Care today for a fast, affordable Lyme test. Early detection could mean the difference between a cure and a lifetime of health ailments.
What is Lyme Disease?
Lime disease is a bacterial infection that can create a wide range of health issues by those that are infected by it. Lyme disease can affect different people in different ways and impact any organ in the body. For some, they may suffer only joint and muscle aches, while for others, they may experience impacts to their brain and nervous system. It can affect people of all ages and of any race. It can often by difficult to diagnose because it can take on so many forms–and share so many symptoms with other diseases and illnesses.
Common Symptoms of Lyme Disease
Some common symptoms of Lyme disease include (but are not limited to):
- Flu-like Illness
- Facial Drooping
- Cognitive Impairment
- Joint Pain
- Poor Sleep
- Mood Problems
- Muscle Pain
- And More
If you are experiencing these symptoms, or other unusual health symptoms, particularly after you have spent time outdoors or in the woods, getting tested for Lyme disease may be a good idea. Early detection can mean the difference between successfully ridding yourself of Lyme disease, or allowing it to evolve into a chronic condition.
Visit Fast Track Urgent Care for Lyme Disease Testing
If you live in the Washington, DC and Silver Spring, MD area and are looking for an Lyme disease testing center, visit Fast Track Urgent Care’s walk-in clinic today. Our friendly doctors and clinicians are more than qualified and can immediately assess your Lyme symptoms and provide the right treatment. Fast Track Urgent Care is open seven days a week and also offers an on-site laboratory and pharmacy.
Fast Track Urgent Care accepts many insurance plans, providing convenient and affordable Lyme disease testing to patients Washington, DC and Silver Spring, MD area. Contact Fast Track Urgent Care or visit our walk-in clinic today.