Borrelia burgdorferi in Joint Fluid in Chronic Lyme Arthritis

Snydman, David R.; Schenkein, David P.; Berardi, Victor P.; Lastavica, Catherine C.
June 1986
Annals of Internal Medicine;Jun86, Vol. 104 Issue 6, p798
Academic Journal
Examines a demonstration of borrelia burgdorferi from the synovial fluid of a patient with chronic lyme arthritis. Visualization and identification of borrelia burgdorferi in joint fluid in chronic lyme arthritis; Comparison of serial joint fluid and serum analysis in a patient with chronic lyme arthritis; Effect of penicillin on the patient's arthritis.


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