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June 13, 2011
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Description

The pathogen that causes borreliosis or Lyme disease is the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi. It is generally transmitted to humans by infected ticks which suck human blood. A Borrelia burgdorferi infection can lead to Lyme borreliosis (also called Lyme disease or simply borreliosis). Lyme borreliosis is a disease that can affect a number of organs (skin, joints, nerves, meninges, spinal cord, brain, heart, eyes).

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ea45cb27-07e4-4969-8e97-b1151fb12cb7@bundesamt-fur-gesundheit-bag
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June 13, 2011
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Bundesamt für Gesundheit
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