[Diagnosis and therapy of Lyme borreliosis in children. Practice guideline of the German Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases].

@article{Hobusch1999DiagnosisAT,
  title={[Diagnosis and therapy of Lyme borreliosis in children. Practice guideline of the German Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases].},
  author={Dirk Hobusch and Hans Juergen Christen and Hans Iko Huppertz and Ruth Noack},
  journal={Klinische Padiatrie},
  year={1999},
  volume={211 2},
  pages={70-4}
}
Lyme borreliosis is the most frequent tickborne++ disease of man in the Northern hemisphere. A variety of systems may be involved. The most frequent manifestations in childhood include erythema migrans, meningitis, cranial nerve palsy and arthritis. Erythema migrans usually is easily recognised and determination of antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi should not be performed. Childhood neuroborreliosis is characterised mostly by aseptic meningitis with or without cranial nerve palsy, in most… CONTINUE READING