Seroprevalence of Lyme disease and genospecies of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in patients diagnosed with borreliosis in the Province of Warmia-Masuria in north-eastern Poland.

@article{Kubiak2012SeroprevalenceOL,
  title={Seroprevalence of Lyme disease and genospecies of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato in patients diagnosed with borreliosis in the Province of Warmia-Masuria in north-eastern Poland.},
  author={Katarzyna Kubiak and Ewa Dzika and Joanna R{\'o}wniak and Małgorzata Dziedziech and Janusz Dzisko},
  journal={Annals of agricultural and environmental medicine : AAEM},
  year={2012},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={203-7}
}
Between 2009-2010, a group of 259 patients suspected of contracting Lyme disease were examined in the Provincial Sanitary-Epidemiological Station in Olsztyn for the presence of IgM and IgG against specific Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato (s.l.) genospecies antigens by immunoblot. A total of 27.4% and 29.0% of the blood serum samples showed positive and… CONTINUE READING