Bilateral facial palsy: Epstein-Barr virus, not Lyme disease.

@article{Diedler2006BilateralFP,
  title={Bilateral facial palsy: Epstein-Barr virus, not Lyme disease.},
  author={Jennifer Diedler and Sandra Rieger and Andreas Koch and S. Parthe-Peterhans and Markus Schwaninger},
  journal={European journal of neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={1029-30}
}
Bilateral facial palsy is frequently linked with lyme disease. We report a patient with bilateral facial palsy due to Epstein-Barr virus infection but with Borrelia burgdorferi IgM in serum caused by polyclonal B-lymphocyte stimulation.