Vol. 15 - Num. 59
aPediatra. CS de Cangas del Narcea. Cangas del Narcea. Asturias. España.
bTécnico de Salud. Hospital Carmen y Severo Ochoa. Cangas del Narcea. Asturias. España.
Correspondence: A Pérez. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reference of this article: Pérez Guirado A, Fernández Fernández RI, Arbesu Fernández E, Santos Rodríguez PM. Lyme disease: report of two cases. Rev Pediatr Aten Primaria. 2013;15:249.e105-e109.
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Lyme borreliosis is a multisystem disease mainly dermatological, rheumatical, neurological and cardiological. The detection and treatment in the early stages are essential to prevent its progression. The pediatrician, therefore, must be aware of the clinical presentations of the disease as well as to establish a correct diagnosis and treatment.
Two cases are presented involving the most common forms of presentation.
Keywords● Erythema chronicum migrans ● Facial paralysis ● Lyme disease ● Treatment
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