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Table 3 Clinical summary of 7 early Lyme disease patients with spirochetemia

From: Early Lyme disease with spirochetemia - diagnosed by DNA sequencing

Age/Sex Chief Complaint Duration Temp °F CBC Results? Hx Tick Bite? Skin Lesion? Serology Follow up Serology
1) 43/M Hives; Thoracic Spine Pain 24 hr 98.0 Not Done NO YES ELISA = +, WB IgM = + NONE
2) 39/F Bilateral Leg Pain, Headache 24 hr 98.1 7.2 WBC; Elev Neut% NO NO ELISA = - WB = - NONE
3) 15/F Shoulder Pain; Bilateral Leg Pain 24 hr 96.8 4.8 WBC; Elev Neut% NO NO ELISA = - ELISA = - 2 wks later
4) 43/M Bull's eye rash 24 hr 98.3 Not Done NO YES ELISA = -, WB = - NONE
5) 22/M Painful Inguinal Lymphadenopathy 24 hr 98.6 Not Done NO NO ELISA = -, WB = - NONE
6) 52/M Multiple Joint Pain/Chest Pain 3 weeks/72 hr 97.7 10.8 WBC; Elev Neut% NO NO ELISA = - NONE
7) 55/F Headache, Bull's eye rash ? 3 weeks 98.5 3.5 WBC; Decreased Neut% NO YES ELISA = - NONE