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He and his team reviewed 60 cases of acute, isolated monoarthritis culled from more than 700 children who presented with joint complaints from 2011 to 2016; 47 had Lyme arthritis confirmed by western blot; 13 had septic arthritis.
This study sought to differentiate septic arthritis from transient synovitis and Lyme arthritis in a patient population from a Lyme disease endemic area.
Matrix metalloproteinase 9 plays a key role in lyme arthritis but not in dissemination of.
Detection of Borrelia burgdorfed DNA by polymerase chain reaction in synovial fluid from patients with Lyme arthritis. N Engl J Med 1994;330:229-234.
Antibiotics remain the cornerstone of treatment for Lyme arthritis, with most patients responding to a 1-month course of oral doxycycline or amoxicillin, said Dr.
"This test offers doctors a powerful new diagnostic tool for patients in whom Lyme arthritis has gone untreated or has failed to respond to standard antibiotic therapy," says Dr.
Discovery of Lyme arthritis, a new, infectious strain of arthritis, was reported by researchers at Yale University's School of Medicine.
Lyme arthritis may be treated with oral antibiotics.
Unlike rheumatoid arthritis, chronic Lyme arthritis is a disease in which the environmental trigger is already known, offering investigators a unique advantage.
Although cases of chronic, disabling Lyme arthritis have been widely reported in the press, most people don't get that sick.
Previously known as Lyme arthritis, the entity is now called LD because of its wide variety of clinical manifestations including cardiac, dermatological, and neurological findings [1].