Author(s): J. Kezia Angeline


DOI: Not Available

Address: J. Kezia Angeline
B.Sc (N) IV Year, College of Nursing, Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Paramedical Sciences, Coimbatore – 44
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 2,      Issue - 4,     Year - 2014

Case history: Mr. X, 30 years old, diagnosed as having “Lyme’s disease with quadriplegia” got admitted in Intensive Care Unit (I.C.U), at Sri. Ramakrishna Hospital, Coimbatore. His case History revealed the following details: He had earlier attack of Lyme’s disease in 2009, initially identified with rashes all over his body, -2009, but, it was left undiagnosed until January 2013. In September 2009, while he undertook an official visit to Pondicherry, he was bitten by an insect, after which, he developed rashes all over the body. His physician told that these rashes might have developed due to allergies and improper skin hygiene. So, he was left untreated. From then on he gradually developed quadriplegia. In January 2012, he was taken to Vellore CMC and was diagnosed as having Lyme’s disease with gradually developing quadriplegia. He got discharged after three months continuous hospitalization.In December 2012, his family got shifted to Coimbatore, to stay along with their relatives.

Cite this article:
J. Kezia Angeline. Lyme’s Disease with Quadriplegia. Int. J. Adv. Nur. Management 2(4): Oct. - Dec., 2014; Page 275-276.

Recomonded Articles:

Author(s): Jisha Susan Varghese, Ravichandran, Rebecca Samson, . Sujatha. S

DOI: : 10.5958/2454-2652.2018.00027.6         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Chetan S. Patali, Susheel Kumar V. Ronad, Suvarna S. Pinnapati

DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652.2018.00038.0         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): V. Sasi, S. Kamala

DOI:         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): J. Kezia Angeline

DOI:         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Kavitha. D

DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652.2020.00024.4         Access: Closed Access Read More

Author(s): Kavitha D.

DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652.2020.00078.5         Access: Closed Access Read More

Author(s): Lavanya Suku, Santhi Appavu

DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652.2021.00028.7         Access: Closed Access Read More

Author(s): Ripka Gamit, Jomy R., Hansa Rathod, Neethu Abrahams, Binali Patel, Mini Mathew, Bhanumati Poptani, Bincy Mathew, Nimisha Solanki

DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652.2021.00002.0         Access: Closed Access Read More

Author(s): Pallavi Jambhulkar

DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652.2021.00052.4         Access: Closed Access Read More

International Journal of Advances in Nursing Management (IJANM) is an international, peer-reviewed journal devoted to nursing sciences. IJANM's aim is to promote..... Read more >>>

RNI: Not Available                     
DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652 

Popular Articles

Recent Articles