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by X-member
Sun 20 Apr 2014 2:36
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD
Replies: 13
Views: 4457

Re: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD

Rita wrote:
Agreed, and this accounts for part of the ongoing confusion. Many people (and especially Lyme disease patients) consider peripheral neuropathy to be a neurological disorder, and immediately label that neuroborreliosis.
Exactly.

Very common amongst Lyme disease patients in Sweden too.
by X-member
Sun 20 Apr 2014 2:17
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD
Replies: 13
Views: 4457

Re: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD

Halperin said: ....Lyme encephalopathy (altered nervous system function in individuals with systemic but not nervous system infection)... First this: "altered nervous system function" (caused by borreliosis) Then this: "but not nervous system infection" (= not a neuroborreliosis) Edit to add: This f...
by X-member
Sun 20 Apr 2014 1:55
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD
Replies: 13
Views: 4457

Re: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD

Rita wrote: ...Dr. Halperin seems to think that neurological Lyme disease is very rare, easy to diagnose, and also easy to treat. Neuroborreliosis is not so very rare in Sweden, about 1/6 of the Lyme cases also have neuroborreliosis. Halperin only talk about neuroborreliosis (= in most cases early, ...
by X-member
Sat 19 Apr 2014 21:14
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD
Replies: 13
Views: 4457

Re: LNB: How to not underestimate neuro forms of LD

Interesting! I also post this in this thread since it maybe belong here? http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=5255#p37781 Lyme disease – neurology, neurobiology and behavior Halperin. A quote: Appropriate differentiation between neuroborreliosis (nervous system B. burgdorferi infe...
by X-member
Thu 17 Apr 2014 16:32
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme Borreliosis in Europe (WHO)
Replies: 5
Views: 1726

Re: Lyme Borreliosis in Europe (WHO)

US: A quote: Lyme disease is the most frequently reported vector-borne disease in the United States, with approximately 30,000 cases reported to the CDC in 2012 [1]. The average annual rate in 2003–2005 ( 29.2 cases per 100,000 population ) was approximately three times the Healthy People 2010 targe...
by X-member
Sun 13 Apr 2014 19:01
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: The "treatment protocol" mentioned by a member
Replies: 6
Views: 5491

The "treatment protocol" mentioned by a member

This have been mentioned here: http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=4891 Here: http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=5274#p38200 Here: http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=3465&start=80#p38201 And here: http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopi...
by X-member
Sun 13 Apr 2014 2:21
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Lyme Borreliosis in Europe (WHO)
Replies: 5
Views: 1726

Re: Lyme Borreliosis in Europe (WHO)

Sweden (this is written 2014 but the numbers are maybe older). A quote (in Swedish): Lyme borrelios, incidens 69 (26-160) fall/100 000 invånare/år (ca 5-10 000 fall/år) fall = cases invånare = population/residents år = year http://www.skane.se/Upload/Webbplatser/Lakemedel/Dokument/PDF/Rekmassa/2014/...
by X-member
Sat 12 Apr 2014 2:16
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: A Swedish blogger
Replies: 46
Views: 31812

Re: A Swedish blogger

We have a rather huge problem in Sweden and that is that many people that are given the diagnosis chronic (Lyme) borreliosis (= late Lyme disease), think that they are diagnosed with chronic persistent (Lyme) borreliosis instead. I have edited this post, since it was a bit hard to explain the problem.
by X-member
Thu 10 Apr 2014 22:59
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: A Swedish blogger
Replies: 46
Views: 31812

Re: A Swedish blogger

And more...................

Dr X i Örebro skriver ut tbc-medicin mot borrelia

http://www.dagensmedicin.se/blogg/mats- ... -borrelia/
by X-member
Thu 10 Apr 2014 15:58
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Prof Morten M. Laanes paper is out - detection method
Replies: 72
Views: 31311

Re: Prof Morten M. Laanes paper is out - detection method

From Norway (Laane and Mysterud). Forskningsprosjekt Mikroskopi ved Lyme borreliose (Research project Microscopy of Lyme borreliosis) https://helseforskning.etikkom.no/ikbViewer/page/prosjekterirek/prosjektregister/prosjekt/utskrift?p_document_id=434437&p_parent_id=438481&lan=2 A quote: Forskerne vi...