Table 1

Stages of borreliosis
Stages Time course Clinic manifestation
Stage I Days- weeks Erythema chronicum migrans
Stage II Weeks to < 6 months Flue-like symptoms (Fever, arthralgias, headaches, neck stiffness, musculoskeletal pain, fatigue)
Early CNS- infection (meningoencephalitis, neuritis)
Cardiac involvement (AV- block, peri- myocarditis)
Stage III > 6 months Arthritis
Encephalopathy (affecting mood, memory and sleep)
Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans

Farshad-Amacker et al.

Farshad-Amacker et al. BMC Research Notes 2013 6:551   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-6-551

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