Electrocardiographic findings in children with Lyme disease.

  title={Electrocardiographic findings in children with Lyme disease.},
  author={Paul K. Woolf and E M Lorsung and Karen S Edwards and Karl Li and S J Kanengiser and Richard Michael Ruddy and Michael H. Gewitz},
  journal={Pediatric emergency care},
  volume={7 6},
The incidence of cardiac involvement in Lyme disease (LD) has been estimated to be 4 to 10% in adults, with conduction and rhythm disturbances noted most frequently. To assess the frequency of electrocardiographic abnormalities in children with LD, we prospectively performed 12-lead electrocardiograms in 32 randomly selected children presenting with LD… CONTINUE READING