ACVIM small animal consensus statement on Lyme disease in dogs: diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

@article{Littman2006ACVIMSA,
  title={ACVIM small animal consensus statement on Lyme disease in dogs: diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.},
  author={Meryl P Littman and Richard E Goldstein and Mary Anna Labato and Michael Lappin and George Edward Moore},
  journal={Journal of veterinary internal medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={422-34}
}
The purpose of this report is to offer a consensus opinion of ACVIM diplomates on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of Borrelia burgdorferi infections in dogs (canine Lyme disease). Clinical syndromes known to commonly be associated with canine Lyme disease include polyarthritis and glomerulopathy. Serological test results can be used to document exposure to B. burgdorferi but not prove illness. Although serum enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay/indirect fluorescent antibody assay titers… CONTINUE READING