Lyme Disease

  • Karolyn A. Wanat


Tick borne illness secondary to infection by spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi. Transmitted by Ixodes scapularis tick.


Tick-borne illness Lyme 

Suggested Readings

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    Sehgal VN, Khurana A. Lyme disease/borreliosis as a systemic disease. Clin Dermatol. 2015;33(5):542–50.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Müllegger RR, Glatz M. Skin manifestations of lyme borreliosis: diagnosis and management. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2008;9(6):355–68.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karolyn A. Wanat
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  1. 1.Department of DermatologyMedical College of WisconsinMilwaukeeUSA

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