NOW ENROLLING Research Study Participants!
PURPOSE OF STUDY
The purpose of the study is to help develop a diagnostic test for Lyme disease, current methods are inadequate. Lyme DOES NOT have to be suspected for eligibility. The study is designed to separate a variety of common ailments including such things as flu, aches, arthritis, viral infections, neurologic symptoms, and fevers from Lyme disease.
What is needed? Blood sample, saliva sample, and urine sample. Study samples are taken the same day as your regular doctor/nurse visit and there are no study follow up visits.
Participant Compensation: $30 Amazon gift card
Inclusion Criteria: Any patient presenting ANY ONE of the following symptoms may be eligible to participate:
- Sore throat
- Body aches
- Stomach Ache
- Joint Pain
- Attached Tick for 24 hrs or more
- Peripheral neurologic symptoms
- Central neurologic symptoms
- Memory loss
PLEASE ASK YOUR NURSE OR DOCTOR FOR MORE INFORMATION. Or, call the Clinical Research Coordinator, Alyssa Parks, (703) 554- 1100 x 338.