Lyme Disease Diagnosis: Serology.


Serology is the mainstay of confirmation of Lyme borreliosis; direct detection has limited application. Because standardized 2-tier testing (STTT) has been commonly used since the mid 1990s, standardization and performance have improved. STTT detection of early, localized infection is poor; that of late disease is good. The best indicator of stage 1… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cll.2015.08.001


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@article{Schriefer2015LymeDD, title={Lyme Disease Diagnosis: Serology.}, author={Martin E. Schriefer}, journal={Clinics in laboratory medicine}, year={2015}, volume={35 4}, pages={797-814} }