As reported by Metalsucks, Megadeth mastermind Dave Mustaine has shared via social media that he has recently contracted a Lyme disease. This condition is caused by bacteria from genus Borrelia and is transmitted through a tick bite. Here is what Mustaine has tweeted:
After a fan replied and told Mustaine he should make sure he didn’t have this condition, Megadeth frontman confirmed he does have it, by saying:
Lyme disease symptoms include fatigue and fever, as well as a rash. If untreated, the infection can easily spread to joints, heart and even nervous system. The common treatment is a few weeks of antibiotics. For more info read here.