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Chapter 1 The Emergence and Epidemiology of Lyme Borreliosis in Europe and North the US (pages 1–35): Sunil okay. Sood, Susan O'Connell and Klaus Weber
Chapter 2 The Spirochetes and Vector Ticks of Lyme Borreliosis in Nature (pages 37–51): Joseph Piesman and Pierre?Francois Humair
Chapter three Early Lyme Borreliosis (pages 53–79): Vijay ok. Sikand and Robert R. Mullegger
Chapter four Lyme Carditis (pages 81–92): Fadi A. Haddad and Sunil okay. Sood
Chapter five anxious approach Lyme Borreliosis (pages 93–113): John J. Halperin and Leif Dotevall
Chapter 6 Lyme Arthritis (pages 115–134): Frank Dressler, Patricia I. Irigoyen, Norman T. Ilowite and Hans?Iko Huppertz
Chapter 7 Borrelial Lymphocytoma and Acrodermatitis Chronica Atrophicans (pages 135–148): Mark B. Salzman and Robert R. Mullegger
Chapter eight Lyme Borreliosis Coinfections with Anaplasma And Babesia (pages 149–157): Paul M. Lantos and Peter J. Krause
Chapter nine The position of tradition and Nucleic Acid Amplification in analysis of Lyme Borreliosis (pages 159–183): Gary P. Wormser and Guiqing Wang
Chapter 10 Serodiagnosis of Lyme Borreliosis (pages 185–212): Barbara J. B. Johnson, Maria E. Aguero?Rosenfeld and Bettina Wilske
Chapter eleven analysis of folks with Lyme Borreliosis (pages 213–223): Eugene D. Shapiro and Sunil okay. Sood
Chapter 12 Prevention of Lyme Borreliosis (pages 225–244): Sunil okay. Sood

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7 Yellow–necked field mouse (Apodemus flavicollis). Source: Jiri Bohdal. such as blackbirds and pheasants, but B. bavariensis (formerly B. 7). Human Factors Risk of Lyme borreliosis can result from people’s residential, occupational, or recreational activities, and in some cases it can be difficult to assign infection acquisition definitively to a single risk category. Many people living in Lyme disease endemic areas also take part in outdoor leisure activities there, away from their immediate home environments.

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