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by X-member
Sun 9 Mar 2014 3:18
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: The Huffington Post’s continuing series on Lyme disease
Replies: 6
Views: 8278

Re: The Huffington Post’s continuing series on Lyme disease

The Global Search For Education: Ticks - Breaking the Transmission Cycle of Lyme Disease

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/c-m-rubin ... 54758.html
by X-member
Sun 9 Mar 2014 2:21
Forum: Published Studies
Topic: Eva Sapi study about new Borrelia blood culture test
Replies: 26
Views: 7590

Re: Eva Sapi study about new Borrelia blood culture test

nnecker, maybe it is easier to culture the bacteria if it done on blood from the right patients? (Not only after a very early treatment?)
by X-member
Fri 7 Mar 2014 21:37
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Studies on cases with chronic Lyme disease?
Replies: 6
Views: 3863

Re: Studies on cases with chronic Lyme disease?

Maybe this information belong in this thread? Deutsche Borreliose-Gesellschaft e. V. Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme borreliosis http://www.borreliose-gesellschaft.de/Texte/guidelines.pdf A quote: In the early stage, i. e. in the first 4 weeks after the start of infection, a failure rate of 10% is t...
by X-member
Thu 6 Mar 2014 23:19
Forum: General Topics
Topic: NorVect Conference Oslo, Norway
Replies: 49
Views: 19081

NorVect Conference Oslo, Norway

NorVect:

International Conference on Vector-borne Diseases 2014
May 26th - 27th, 2014, Oslo, Norway


http://norvect.no/conference-2014/program/
by X-member
Thu 6 Mar 2014 6:06
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease
Replies: 58
Views: 35369

Re: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease

It is not so very complicated.

US:

Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease

Europe:

Chronic Lyme borreliosis = Late Lyme borreliosis


Edit to add:

Or (in Europe):

Chronic borreliosis = Late borreliosis
by X-member
Wed 5 Mar 2014 10:10
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Studies on cases with chronic Lyme disease?
Replies: 6
Views: 3863

Re: Studies on cases with chronic Lyme disease?

From the link in the first post (Michael Kruse): I include the following citations to aid in evaluation of my claims. I suggest Ms. May do the same in any subsequent replies. This list included this: Ljøstad, U., and Mygland, Å. (2013). Chronic Lyme; diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Acta Neuro...
by X-member
Wed 5 Mar 2014 2:40
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease
Replies: 58
Views: 35369

Re: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease

I have posted information about the treatment studies for late European Lyme disease (B Afzelii) here: http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=3592&start=20#p37715 A quote: There are no studies that say something about the length of treatment. Edit to add: Camp Other posted some inter...
by X-member
Wed 5 Mar 2014 2:09
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease
Replies: 58
Views: 35369

Re: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease

Margherita wrote:
But I'm wondering what difference al those different definitions make for lymepatients.
Maybe some of them would like to find the correct treatment studies?
by X-member
Wed 5 Mar 2014 1:53
Forum: Medical Topics
Topic: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease
Replies: 58
Views: 35369

Re: Chronic Lyme disease = Late Lyme disease

Maybe I misunderstood the information from Italy. Perhaps they actually think that chronic borreliosis is called Lyme disease in US? And they do distinguish " acute, early and late Lyme disease" . Here is what they say when it comes to late/chronic Lyme: The disease progresses over months and even y...