Coronary artery aneurysm references ** 

Gasser R, Watzinger N, Eber B, Luha O, Reisinger E, Seinost G, Klein W. Coronary artery aneurysm in two patients with long-standing Lyme borreliosis. Borreliosis Study Group. Lancet. 1994;344:1300–1301. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(94)90789-7. [PubMed] [Cross Ref]

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Watzinger N, Fruhwald FM, Schafhalter I, Hermann J, Luha O, Zweiker R, Gasser R, Eber B, Klein W. [Coronary aneurysm in a 69-year-old patient. Transthoracic echocardiography]. Ultraschall Med. 1995 Aug;16(4):200-2. German. [PubMed


Some definitions of Terminology

✓  The secondary stage results from the dissemination of Borrelia during the early latent stage.

✓  The late stage is considered chronic if the duration is more than six months.

✓ ** (double red asterisks) indicates possibility of fatality from the condition 


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