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ORPHA:91546  Lyme disease

:: Activity limitation/participation restriction is described according to the Orphanet Functioning Thesaurus, derived and adapted from the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health – Children and Youth (ICF-CY, WHO 2007). The provided information is assessed from the whole patients’ population affected by the disease, receiving standard care and management (specific and/or symptomatic management, prevention and prophylaxis, devices and aids, care and support). Functional consequences are organized by their frequency in the patients’ population. This general information may not apply to specific cases. Some difficulties reported here can occur with a different temporality or severity degree, and others that are not listed can nevertheless arise.

 Loss of an ability
Occasional
Temporality
Severity
Standing
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Lifting and carrying objects
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Walking short distances
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Walking long distances
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Performing vigorous activities (climbing, running, jumping, swimming,...)
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Staying asleep
Transient limitation
Severe
Getting good quality sleep
Transient limitation
Severe
Moving around outside the home
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Using transportation
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Driving
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Shopping
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Cooking/preparing meals
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Doing housework
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Looking after/helping others
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Attending preschool
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Attending mainstream school
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Learning a profession (vocational training/apprenticeship) in the standard environment
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Engaging in paid work in a standard environment
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Performing professional tasks
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Undertaking a complex/multiple task
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Playing with others
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Practicing sports
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Participating in the arts and cultural activities
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Travelling
Transient limitation
Unspecified
Environmental factors

:: Following are the environmental factors that should be addressed in order to improve the functioning or limit the restrictions deriving from this disease.

Day/night cycles
Source: Dr Rick DERSCH[Expert]
Last update: 26/04/2017

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