Late Lyme encephalitis references **
Rocha R, Lisboa L, Neves J, García López M, Santos E, Ribeiro A. Neuroborreliosis Presenting as Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2012;28(12):1374-1376. doi:10.1097/pec.0b013e318276c51d. [PubMed]
Verma V, Roman MShah D, Zaretskaya M, Yassin MH. A case of chronic progressive lyme encephalitis as a manifestation of late lyme neuroborreliosis. Infect Dis Rep. 2014 Dec 11;6(4):5496. doi: 10.4081/idr.2014.5496. eCollection 2014 [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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