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The Phenomenon of "Chronic Lyme"; an Observational Study

2014-08-27 03:12:38 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The current study is set up to chart clinically and laboratory findings in Norwegian patients with symptoms attributed by themselves or their doctor to ongoing chronic Bb infection. Objectives is to assess laboratory findings in relation to established diagnostic criteria and to form a picture of the burden of symptoms and illness perception in this group of patients. The study is essentially exploratory, and is supposed to raise rather than to test hypotheses.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Chronic Lyme Borreliosis

Location

Sølandet Hospital HF
Kristiansand
Norway
4633

Status

Recruiting

Source

Sorlandet Hospital HF

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:38-0400

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