erythema migrans


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erythema mi·grans

 (mī′grənz)
n.
An annular skin lesion characteristic of Lyme disease, consisting of a red, raised border surrounding the site of a tick bite.
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The inflammatory phase can appear similar to erythema migrans or port wine stains.
Atypical Erythema Migrans in PCR-Positive Lyme Disease
The typical symptoms of Lyme disease are fever, headache, fatigue and a characteristic skin rash called erythema migrans, (https://www.
Diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of erythema migrans and Lyme arthritis.
In order to accurately confirm Lyme disease cases, both clinicians and public health professionals must identify and record important tick exposure history, laboratory findings and clinical symptoms of disease, including the diagnostic erythema migrans (EM) rash.
Patients were eligible for the trial if their persistent symptoms were temporally related to an erythema migrans rash or an otherwise proven case of symptomatic Lyme disease or were accompanied by Borrelia burgdorferi IgG or IgM antibodies according to immunoblot assay.
Symptoms include fever, headache, fatigue, and a characteristic skin rash called erythema migrans.
Lyme disease usually comes with a very distinctive circular rash that looks a bit like a bull's-eye (right), known as erythema migrans.
Because humans are much larger, they experience localized infections, as evidenced by erythema migrans, and sometimes disseminated, but randomly multifocal infection through bacteremia, which may result in pauciarticular arthritis, secondary erythema migrans, carditis, peripheral neuropathy, meningitis, and other objective clinical signs.
The subject of the case report displayed erythema migrans lesions (bull's-eye rash characteristic of Lyme) on his legs in January 2004.
The most common sign of infection is an expanding area of redness, known as erythema migrans, that begins at the site of the bite about a week after it has occurred.