[Facial palsy in Lyme disease].

  • Chun Xiang Ai
  • Published 1989 in
    Zhonghua shen jing jing shen ke za zhi = Chinese…


This paper reports twenty four cases of facial palsy in Lyme Disease for the first time in the forest region. Most cases had history of tick bite. Two strains of spirochete were isolated from the blood of 7 patients with facial palsy. These spirochetes were immunologically closely related to B. burgdorferi. Eighteen serum samples of facial palsy were tested… (More)


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