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Lyme Carditis: Heart Block and Other Complications of Lyme Disease

Lyme Disease can affect the heart...
In 90% of cases, the most common consequence of Lyme carditis is heart block. Electrical signals from the upper chambers of the heart are not properly relayed to the lower chambers of the heart, which can dramatically slow down the heart rate.
A leading cardiologist discusses Lyme carditis, a potentially fatal condition that interferes with electrical signals in the heart.