Dermatological manifestations of Lyme borreliosis.

  title={Dermatological manifestations of Lyme borreliosis.},
  author={Robert R Mullegger},
  journal={European journal of dermatology : EJD},
  volume={14 5},
Lyme borreliosis is a multisystem infectious disease caused by the tick-transmitted spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato. About 80% of all Lyme borreliosis cases represent skin manifestations (dermatoborrelioses). The three characteristic dermatoborrelioses are erythema migrans, borrelial lymphocytoma, and acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans, which occur in different stages of the disease. Erythema migrans is the hallmark of early Lyme borreliosis, whereas acrodermatitis chronica… CONTINUE READING
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