Severe course of Lyme neuroborreliosis in an HIV-1 positive patient; case report and review of the literature

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BACKGROUND Lyme Neuroborreliosis (LNB) in a human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) positive patient is a rare co-infection and has only been reported four times in literature. No case of an HIV patient with a meningoencephalitis due to LNB in combination with HIV has been described to date. CASE PRESENTATION A 51 year old woman previously diagnosed with HIV… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2377-10-117

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