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Ophthalmic manifestations in Lyme borreliosis. A review

Bergloff, Jutta, Gasser, Robert, & Feigl, Beatrix (1994) Ophthalmic manifestations in Lyme borreliosis. A review. Journal Of Neuro-Ophthalmology, 14(1), pp. 15-20.

Abstract

Lyme borreliosis is an emerging tick-borne spirochetal infection characterized by a broad variety of symptoms, ranging from neurologic disorders and different skin manifestations to cardiac symptoms. Many ocular and neuro-ophthalmic symptoms have recently been attributed to Lyme disease. Especially in endemic areas ophthalmologists need to be aware of Borrelia burgdorferi as a possible causal agent. The aim of this paper is to present a short review of the literature of ophthalmic disorders resulting from Borrelia burgdorferi infections.

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ID Code: 12542
Item Type: Journal Article
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ISSN: 1536-5166
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OPTOMETRY AND OPHTHALMOLOGY (111300)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OPTOMETRY AND OPHTHALMOLOGY (111300) > Vision Science (111303)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Centre for Health Research
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1994 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Deposited On: 19 Feb 2008
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2010 02:35

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