Isolation of Borrelia Burgdorferi From the Myocardium of a Patient With Longstanding Cardiomyopathy

N Engl J Med. 1990 Jan 25;322(4):249-52. doi: 10.1056/NEJM199001253220407.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Antibodies, Bacterial / analysis
  • Borrelia burgdorferi Group / immunology
  • Borrelia burgdorferi Group / isolation & purification*
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated / etiology
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated / microbiology*
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated / pathology
  • Heart / microbiology*
  • Humans
  • Lyme Disease / complications
  • Lyme Disease / diagnosis
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Myocardium / pathology

Substances

  • Antibodies, Bacterial