Lyme disease

Lyme disease, also known as Lyme borreliosis, is an infectious disease caused by a bacterium named Borrelia spread by ticks.The most common sign of infection is an expanding area of redness on the skin, known as erythema migrans, that appears at the site of the tick bite. Other early symptoms may include fever, headache and tiredness. If untreated, symptoms may include loss of the ability to move one or both sides of the face, joint pains, severe headaches with neck stiffness, or heart palpitations, among others. Discover the latest research on Lyme disease here.

September 21, 2021

Insect repellents.

The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
September 21, 2021

Allergy to Mammalian Meat Linked to Alpha-Gal Syndrome Potentially After Tick Bite in the Amazon: A Case Series.

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Loïc EpelboinAngèle Soria
September 20, 2021

A Novel Approach to the Treatment and Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease Based on the Pathology and Microbiology.

Journal of Alzheimer's Disease : JAD
Herbert B Allen
September 20, 2021
Open Access

Early Onset Lyme Myopericarditis With Left Ventricular Dysfunction and Mitral Regurgitation.

Journal of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case Reports
Muhammad B MalikSuman Rao
September 20, 2021


Wiadomości lekarskie : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego
Larysa Ya FedoniukOlga M Marchuk
September 19, 2021

Borrelia duttonii-like spirochetes parasitize Meriones persicus in East Azerbaijan Province of Iran.

Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases
Ahmad GhasemiEhsan Mostafavi
September 18, 2021

Detection of Coxiella burnetii and Borrelia spp. DNA in Cutaneous Samples and in Household Dust in Rural Areas, Senegal.

Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases
Fatou Samba DioufGeorges Diatta
September 17, 2021

Understanding consumer and clinician perceptions of a potential Lyme disease vaccine.

Health Education Research
Roshni DevchandAlison Hinckley
September 16, 2021
Case Report

Cranial nerve palsies, SIADH and atrial fibrillation: a diagnostic challenge.

BMJ Case Reports
Rahul KarnaJohn Black
September 15, 2021
Open Access

The Lyme Disease agent co-opts adiponectin receptor-mediated signaling in its arthropod vector

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
Xiaotian TangE. Fikrig
September 15, 2021

Comparison of the Euroimmun Borrelia 'antibody index' with Virotech immunoblot-based detection of intrathecal Borrelia antibody production for the diagnosis of Lyme neuroborreliosis.

European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases : Official Publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology
Erika De BontMelissa Depypere
September 14, 2021

Distribution, Dynamics, and Diversity of Questing Ticks in the Lower Midwest.

Journal of Medical Entomology
Chris WojanKeith Clay
September 14, 2021

A case of disseminated Lyme disease in a child with skin of color.

Pediatric Dermatology
Christina E BaxJames R Treat
September 13, 2021

Lyme neuroborreliosis in pediatrics: A retrospective, descriptive study in southwest France.

Archives de pédiatrie : organe officiel de la Sociéte française de pédiatrie
E GarrabeC Brehin
September 11, 2021
Case Report

Bilateral Facial Nerve Palsy in a Young Woman From West Bengal: Do Not Forget Lyme Neuroborreliosis.

Neurology India
Niladri KayalJulián Benito-Leon

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