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Medical / Scientific Abstract


Title:Differentiation between early and late complicated Lyme borreliosis by specific IgG avidity [letter]
Authors:Guerineau AL, Dhote R, Christiann F, Rayet P, Assous MV
Source:Lancet 1999 Sep 25;354(9184):1096-7
Organization:

Abstract:
Patients with early complicated forms of Lyme borreliosis had a low specific IgG avidity index and patients with late forms had a high avidity index. Naturally exposed individuals had intermediate values.

Keywords:
Antibodies, Bacterial, BLOOD, Antibody Affinity, Biological Markers, BLOOD, Comparative Study, Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay, Human, IgG, BLOOD, IMMUNOLOGY, Lyme Disease, BLOOD, CLASSIFICATION, IMMUNOLOGY

Language: Eng

Unique ID: 99437206


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