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Posted by lymeboy (Member # 24769) on :
 
Does Bart have a life cycle? would it be common to flare every certain amount of days? I'm trying to work out a pattern...
 
Posted by bigstan (Member # 11699) on :
 
Bartonella takes 24 hours to divide, and Bb takes anywhere from 12 hours to 7 days --

Since most antibiotics work best while bacteria are replicating, a longer replication cycle necessitates a longer treatment course.
 
Posted by Shahbah (Member # 28735) on :
 
Hum, where did you read 24 hours for bart? I read 6 to 7 days...
 
Posted by c3mom (Member # 16412) on :
 
Someone posted a sci journal article that said Bart is about 5 days. Is the difference in timig due to diff strains or maybe the technical definition of a complete cycle?
 


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