At that time of the dramatic announcement that Ms Bryant's and Ms Kennedy's
children did not have ME after all but instead had Lyme Borreliosis, the announcement
was posted to the Yahoogroup run by Ms Bryant of the One Click Group.
For some reason this
announcement has been removed from the Yahoogroup message board presumably
by the owner Ms Bryant.
However, the subsequent reactions to it are still available for those who
Reactions can be read from Denise Longman, John Sayer and a couple of
Thankfully, the document announcing that Ben Bryant did not have ME but in
fact had been tested positive for Lyme Borreliosis is still available on
the One Click Group website and it is also now in our files archives for
As per Professor Hooper's document published earlier..
On day two of the Judicial Review the One Click barrister from the Bar Pro
Bono Unit, Conrad Hallin, informed the High Court that Ben Bryant "was
diagnosed with ME and the condition is for him debilitating and he is
housebound" (Case No. CO/10408/2007, Official Transcript page 49 E, 12th
Lyme disease is classified by the World Health Organisation in the
International Classification of Diseases Volume 10 here...
Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
( A00-B99 )
Other spirochaetal diseases
Excludes: leptospirosis ( A27 - )
syphilis ( A50-A53 )
A69 other spirochaetal infections
A69.2 Lyme Disease ( Erythema chronicum migrans due to Borrelia burgdorferi )
This classification is completely different to that of ME, PCFS and CFS
which has been recognised by the World Health Organisation for decades here...
Diseases of the Nervous System ( G00 - G99 )
G93 Other disorders of the brain
G93.3 Post Viral Fatigue Syndrome
Benign Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
And in the tabular Index to
G93.3 Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Note the difference between G93.3 and A69.2 in the eyes of the law...
ONE CLICK ANNOUNCEMENT - BORRELIOSIS
CLICK ANNOUNCEMENT - BORRELIOSIS
Sun, February 5th, 2006. 08:32 pm