Lyme Disease

Known as: Lyme Disease [Disease/Finding], LYME DISEASE, EARLY/MID, Lyme Borreliosis 
An infectious disease caused by a spirochete, BORRELIA BURGDORFERI, which is transmitted chiefly by Ixodes dammini (see IXODES) and pacificus ticks… (More)

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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PROBLEM/CONDITION Lyme disease is a multisystem disease that occurs in North America, Europe, and Asia. In the United States, the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Evidence-based guidelines for the management of patients with Lyme disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis (formerly known as… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The extent to which the biodiversity and community composition of ecosystems affect their functions is an issue that grows ever… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The risk of acquiring Lyme disease is high in areas in which the disease is endemic, and the development of a safe and… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The genome of the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi B31, the aetiologic agent of Lyme disease, contains a linear chromosome of 910… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have identified and characterized an elaborate genetic system in the Lyme disease spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi that… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Lyme disease, caused by the tick-borne spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi, is associated with a wide variety… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
The successful isolation and cultivation of Lyme disease spirochetes traces its lineage to early attempts at cultivating… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
We recovered a newly recognized spirochete from the blood, skin lesions (erythema chronicum migrans [ECM]), or cerebrospinal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A treponema-like spirochete was detected in and isolated from adult Ixodes dammini, the incriminated tick vector of Lyme disease… (More)
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