About Me: Male, 31, Old Saybrook, CT, member since Sep 2010
I was diagnosed with Lyme Disease and was treated with one month of anti-biotic but still had Migraines and dizzy spells. Months later I developed Tackycardia and severe Vasovagal Syncope but was inconclusive for Lyme Disease in my blood. I had a Spinal Tap and my spi
[More]nal fluid was positive for Lyme. The DNA test done on my spinal tap took months to get the results back. By the time I got my second round of treated more than 6 months had passed from the first round of treatment. I still suffer from muscle spasms, severe migraines, intolerence to heat, sweats followed by chills, anxiety, panic attacks, shakey hands and feet, muscle weakness, irregular heartrate, low blood pressure, syncope, dizzy spells, nausia, fatique, and neurological problems such as numbness in my hands and feet and trouble seeing and trouble speaking that comes and goes and last for only an hour to as long as a week. I am curently on a beta-blocker wich helps for some symptoms but not all of them.
In one of your posts you mentioned that you have hyperadrenergic POTS... I'm 99% positive this is the type of POTS I have but I haven't seen a doctor yet who even knows what that is. It's only from my own research and symptoms and interpretation of test results that I have come to this conclusion.
I'm curious if you can tell me, besides having a doctor actually tell you this specific diagnosis, were/are there any specific things/symptoms/anything that you can attribute to the hyperadrenergic variation or that clearly led you to that diagnosis?
Thanks for your help!!
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