As early as 2004, over 350 (!) different cases were established by researchers such as professor Mattman, dr. Whitaker and dr. MacDonald. This list is briefly shown in Under Our Skin. As you can see the list of diseases that can be ‘Lyme in disguise’ is almost beyond imagination. The links lead to the relevant PubMed articles that show the connection. 

Just to be clear: a cow is a mammal, not every mammal is a cow. If you have Parkinson Disease for example, it does not mean it is 100% sure that you actually have Lyme. It is just possible and you need to decide if it is worthwhile for you to find out. How to find it out is another question, since there is no valid Lyme test. 

Abdominal pseudo-eventration

Abdominal wall weakness

Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans (ACA)

Acute Acral Ischemia

Acute conduction disorders

Acute coronary syndrome

Acute exogenous psychosis

Acute febrile illness

Acute hemiparesis

Acute ischaemic pontine stroke

Acute meningitis 

Acute myelo-meningo-radiculitis

Acute myelitis

Acute pediatric monoarticular arthritis

Acute peripheral facial palsy

Acute perimyocarditis

Acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy (APMPPE)

Acute pyogenic arthritis

Acute reversible diffuse conduction system disease

Acute septic arthritis

Acute severe encephalitis

Acute transitory auriculoventricular block

Acute transverse myelitis

Acute urinary retention

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

Algodystrophy

Allergic conditions

Allergic conjunctivitis

Alopecia

Alzheimer’s Disease

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS - Lou Gehrig's Disease)

Amyotrophy

Anamnesis

Anetoderma

Anorexia nervosa

Anterior optic neuropathy

Antepartum fever

Anxiety

Arrhythmia

Arthralgia

Arthritis

Asymmetrical hearing loss

Ataxic sensory neuropathy

Atraumatic spontaneous hemarthrosis

Atrioventricular block

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

 

Back pain without radiculitis

Bannwarth’s Syndrome

Behcet's disease

Bell’s Palsy

Benign cutaneous lymphocytoma

Benign lymphocytic infiltration (Jessner-Kanof)

Bilateral acute confluent disseminated choroiditis

Bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome

Bilateral facial nerve palsy

Bilateral follicular conjunctivitis

Bilateral keratitis

Bilateral papilloedema

Bilateral retrobulbar optic neuritis

Biphasic meningoencephalitis

Bipolar Disorder

Brain Tumor

Brainstem tumor

Brown recluse spider bite

Brown-Sequard syndrome

 

Cardiac apoptosis

Cardiac Disease

Cardiomegaly

Cardiomyopathy

Carditis

Carpal tunnel syndrome

Catatonic syndrome

Cauda equina syndrome

Central vestibular syndrome

Cerebellar ataxia

Cerebellitis

Cerebral atrophy

Cerebro-vascular disease

Cervical facet syndrome

Cheilitis granulomatosa

Chiasmal optic neuritis

Chorea

Choriocapillaritis

Chronic encephalomyelitis

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic muscle weakness

Chronic urticaria

Cerebellar ataxia

Cogan’s syndrome

Collagenosis

Complete flaccid paraplegia

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Concomitant neuroretinitis

Conduction disorder

Conus medullaris syndrome

Coronary aneurysm

Cortical blindness

Coxitis

Cranial Neuritis

Cranial polyneuritis

Craniopharyngioma

Cutaneous B-cell lymphoma

Cutaneous marginal-zone B-cell lymphoma

Cutaneous marginal zone lymphoma (SALT)

 

Dacryoadenitis

Dementia

Demyelinating disorders

Depression

Dermatomyositis

Diaphragmatic paralysis

Diffuse fasciitis

Dilated cardiomyopathy

Diplopia

Discopathy

Disseminated choroiditis

Dorsal epiduritis

 

Encephalitis

Encephalomyelitis

Encephalopathy

Endogenous paranoid-hallucinatory syndrome

Eosinophilia

Eosinophilic fasciitis (Shulman syndrome)

Epilepsy

Epileptic crises

Episcleritis

Epstein Barr

Erythema chronicum migrans

Exanthema (local and generalized)

Extrapyramidal disorders

Facial diplegia

Fascicular tachycardia

Fatal adult respiratory distress syndrome

Fetal death

Fever

Fibromyalgia

Fibrositis

Focal nodular myositis

Frontotemporal atrophy

Generalised motor neuron disease

Geniculate neuralgia

Giant cell arteritis

Gonarthritis

Granuloma annulare

Guillain-Barré Syndrome

 

HLA-B27 negative sacroiliitis

Hallucinations (Painful)

Headaches (severe)

Hearing loss

Heart block

Hemiparesis

Hemophagocytic syndrome

Hepatic disorders

Hepatitis

Herniated discs

Holmes-Adie syndrome

Horner's syndrome

Human necrotizing splenitis

Hydrocephalus

Hyperacusis

Hyperbilirubinemia

Hypothyroidism

 

Idiopathic atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini (IAPP)

Idiopathic facial paralysis

Infarction pain

Impaired Brainstem response

Infantile sclero-atrophic lichen

Infectious Mononucleosis

Infiltrating lymphadenosis benigna cutis

Inflammatory cerebrospinal fluid syndrome

Inflammatory choroidal neovascular membrane (CNVM)

Influenza

Internuclear ophthalmoplegia

Interstitial granulomatous dermatitis

Intracerebral haemorrhage

Intracranial aneurysm

Intracranial hypertension

Intracranial mass lesions

Intrauterine growth retardation

Iritis

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Isolated acute myocarditis

Isolated lymphadenopathy

Isolated neuritis of the sciatic nerve

Isolated oculomotor nerve paralysis

Isolated posterior cord syndrome

Jaundice

Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

Keratitis

Keratoconus

Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy

Left sided sudden hemiparesis

Leukemic meningeosis

Lichen sclerosus

Livedo racemosa

Lofgren's syndrome

lumboabdominal pain

Lupus

Lymphadenosis benigna cutis

Lymphocytoma cutis

Lymphoma

Lymphocytic meningitis

Lumboradicular syndrome

Madness

Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome

Memory impairment

Meningeal lymphoma

Meningitis

Meningoencephalomyelitis

Meningoencephalomyeloradiculoneuritis

Meningopapillitis

Meningoradiculitis

Mesangioproliferative IgA-nephritis

Migraines

Mono-arthritis

Monolateral chorioretinitis

Morgagni-Adams-Stokes syndrome (MAS)

Morning glory syndrome

Morphea

Motor neuron syndrome

Motoric disturbations

Multiple mononeuropathy

Multiple mononeuropathy and inflammatory syndrome

Multiple Sclerosis

Musical hallucinations

Myelopathy

Myofascial pain syndrome

Myositis

Necrotizing granulomatous hepatitis

Neonatal respiratory distress

Neuromyotonia

Nodular panniculitis

Normal-pressure hydrocephalus (NPH)

Oculomotor paralysis

Oligoarthritis

Opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome

Nodular fasciitis

Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

 

Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Ocular flutter

Opsoclonus-myoclonus

Optic atrophy

Optic disk edema

Orbital myositis

Organic mood syndrome

Optic nerve lesion

Otoneurological Disorders

Panuveitis

Papillitis

Paralysis of abdominal muscles

Paralytic strabismus

Paraneoplastic polyneuropathy

Paranoia

Parkinsonism

Parotitis

Pars plana vitrectopy

Parry-Romberg syndrome

Parsonage and Turner syndrome

Patellar tendon rupture

Peripheral facial palsy

Peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral vascular disorder

Pericarditis

Perimyocarditis

Persistent atrioventricular block

Pigment epitheliitis

Pityriasis rosea

Pleural effusion

Polymyalgia rheumatica

Polyneuritis cranialis

Polyneuropathy

Polyradiculopathy

Polysymptomatic autoimmune disorder

Popliteal cyst

Porphyrinuria

Posterior scleritis

Postganglionic Horner syndrome

Primary lymphoma of the nervous system

Primary effusion lymphoma

Presenile dementia

Progressive cerebral infarction

Progressive facial hemiatrophy (Parry-Romberg syndrome)

Progressive stroke

Progressive supranuclear paralysis

Prolonged pyrexia

Propriospinal myoclonus

Pseudo-sepsis of the hip

Pseudo tumor Cerebrae

Pseudolymphoma

Pseudoneoplastic weight loss

Psychosomatic disorders

 

Radiculalgia

Radiculoneuritis

Ramsay Hunt syndrome (pleocytosis)

Raynaud's syndrome

Recurrent paralysis

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy

Reiter's Syndrome

Respiratory failure

Restless legs syndrome

Retinal pigment epithelium detachment

Retinal vasculitis

Reversible dementia

Rheumatic Fever

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rhombencephalitis

Rhombencephalomyelopathy

Ruptured Baker cysts

Ruptured synovial cysts

Sacro-iliitis infection

SAPHO syndrome

Sarcoidosis

Schizophrenia

Schoenlein-Henoch purpura

Scleroderma

Secondary syphilis

Seizure Disorders

Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Septal panniculitis

Septic arthritis

Seventh nerve paralysis

Sick sinus syndrome

Silent thalamic lesion

Somatic delusions

Spontaneous brain hemorrhage

Stevens-Johnson syndrome

Stiff-man syndrome

Still's disease

Stroke

Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis

Subacute multiple-site osteomyelitis

Subacute organic psychosyndrome

Subacute multiple-site osteomyelitis

Subacute presenile dementia

Subarachnoid hemorrhage

Sudden deafness

Sudden hemiparesis

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)

Sudeck's atrophy

Synovitis

Syphilis

Symmetric Polyarthritis

Temporal arteritis

Temporomandibular joint syndrome

Thrombocytopenic purpura

Thyroiditis

Tourette's syndrome

Transient Ischemic Attack

Transient left ventricular dysfunction

Transient synovitis

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal palsy

 

Unilateral interstitial keratitis

Unilateral papillitis

Urticaria

Uveitis

Vasculitic neuropathy

Vasculitic mononeuritis multiplex

Vasculitis

Ventricular asystole

Vertigo

Vestibular neuronitis

Vitreous clouding

Vomiting (persistent)

Wegener's granulomatosis

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