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Research & Reviews  1,291 results

Cat Ownership and Rural Residence Are Associated with Lyme Disease Prevalence in the No...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19095618
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Roome A, Wander K et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Lyme disease (LD) is the most common vector-borne disease in the USA. Beyond its tick-borne nature, however, risk factors for LD are poorly understood. We used an online questionnaire to compare LD patients and non-LD counterparts and elucidate fa...

CD4 T cell responses in persistent Borrelia burgdorferi infection.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coi.2022.102187
Current Opinion in Immunology; Hammond EM, Baumgarth N

May 14th, 2022 - Infection of mice with Borrelia burgdorferi (Bb), a tick-transmitted spirochete and the pathogen that causes Lyme disease in humans, triggers CD4 T cell activation in secondary lymphoid tissues, from which they disseminate into various infected ti...

Scleritis in Lyme Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2022.04.017
American Journal of Ophthalmology; Berkenstock MK, Long K et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - To estimate the incidence of scleritis in Lyme disease and report clinical features. Incidence rate estimate and case series METHODS: Data were collected from an electronic medical record on patients with scleritis resenting to the Wilmer Eye Inst...

Colorado Tick Fever
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/786688-overview

Apr 26th, 2022 - Background Colorado tick fever is a viral infection transmitted by the bite of the tick Dermacentor andersoni. The disease occurs almost exclusively in the western United States and southwestern [1] Canada. A nonspecific febrile illness is the mos...

Colorado Tick Fever
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/786688-overview

Apr 26th, 2022 - Background Colorado tick fever is a viral infection transmitted by the bite of the tick Dermacentor andersoni. The disease occurs almost exclusively in the western United States and southwestern [1] Canada. A nonspecific febrile illness is the mos...

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Guidelines  2 results

Opinion du comité No 399 : Prise en charge des morsures de tiques et de la maladie de L...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.02.110
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Smith GN, Moore KM et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Opinion du comité No 399 : Prise en charge des morsures de tiques et de la maladie de Lyme pendant la grossesse: (In English: Management of Tick Bites and Lyme Disease During Pregnancy).|2020|Smith GN,Moore KM,Hatchette TF,Nicholson J,Bowie W,|

Committee Opinion No. 399: Management of Tick Bites and Lyme Disease During Pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.01.001
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Smith GN, Moore KM et. al.

May 18th, 2020 - Lyme disease is an emerging infection in Canada caused by the bacterium belonging to the Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato species complex, which is transmitted via the bite of an infected blacklegged tick. Populations of blacklegged ticks continue ...

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Drugs  44 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Detection of Borrelia Bacteria in Early Stage Lyme Borreliosis Using the T2Lyme Panel
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03581279

Feb 4th, 2022 - The objective of this study is to demonstrate the clinical performance of the T2Lyme Panel on the T2Dx instrument. The assay will be compared to Borrelia culture from erythema migrans (EM) biopsy and/or detection of the C6 antigen in serum collect...

First Clinical Study of the Safety and Blood Levels of a Human Monoclonal Antibody (2217LS) Against Lyme Disease Bacteria in Healthy People
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04863287

Nov 19th, 2021 - This is a research study of the investigational drug 2217LS in healthy volunteers. Investigational means 2217LS is a new drug that has not been approved for the treatment of any disease. 2217LS is human antibody designed to provide protection from...

Patient's Pretreatment Expectations About Post-Lyme Symptoms
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03462329

Nov 3rd, 2020 - The investigators will focus on pretreatment expectations of patients with early Lyme disease manifested as erythema migrans with the aim of assessing the association between pretreatment expectations quantified with a questionnaire and treatment ...

Uncovering Neural and Immune Mechanisms of Chronic Pain in Post Treatment Lyme Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02687165

Jun 1st, 2020 - At least 5-15% of patients with Lyme disease (7,500-45,000 new cases a year) develop Post-treatment Lyme Syndrome (PTLS) - debilitating residual symptoms that last months to years, even after having received antibiotic treatment. Often patients wi...

Uncovering Neural and Immune Mechanisms of Chronic Pain in Post Treatment Lyme Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05055622

Jun 1st, 2020 - At least 5-15% of patients with Lyme disease (7,500-45,000 new cases a year) develop Post-treatment Lyme Syndrome (PTLS) - debilitating residual symptoms that last months to years, even after having received antibiotic treatment. Often patients wi...

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News  282 results

Lyme Disease May Cost US Nearly $970 Million per Year
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973766

May 11th, 2022 - The annual cost of Lyme disease in the United States could be nearly $970 million, according to new research. But not all cases of Lyme disease are equally costly. Costs for patients with disseminated Lyme disease were more than twice as high as t...

61-year-old woman • nausea • paresthesia • cold allodynia • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/253659/immunology
MDedge Family Medicine; Michael E. Mullins, MD, David B. Liss, MD et. al.

Apr 11th, 2022 - THE CASE An active 61-year-old woman (140 lbs) in good health became ill during a sailing holiday in the Virgin Islands. During the trip, she ate various fish in local restaurants; after one lunch, she developed nausea, diarrhea, dizziness, headac.

Lyme Disease Tied to a Higher Risk of Fatigue
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971496

Apr 4th, 2022 - Takeaway The incidence rate of Lyme disease has increased over time in the UK. Lyme disease was associated with a higher risk of any type of fatigue and myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). Despite the association being wea...

New Lyme Disease Test Brings Faster Diagnosis, Can Detect Recurrence
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971444

Apr 4th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A test that detects antiphospholipid antibodies in the blood of Lyme disease patients shows potential for identifying the disease sooner than current methods and possibly tracking response to therapy and recurrence, res...

Fast Five Quiz: Tick Bites
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/969364

Mar 11th, 2022 - Tick bites can transmit a remarkable array of pathogens, including bacteria, spirochetes, rickettsiae, protozoa, viruses, nematodes, and toxins. Ticks are second only to mosquitoes as vectors of human disease, both infectious and toxic. A bite can...

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Patient Education  12 results see all →