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Long-term antibiotic therapy for PTLDS is based on the risk that patients may have hidden reservoirs of the bacterium, a spirochaete called Borrelia burgdorferi, that causes lyme disease.
Genomic sequence of a Lyme disease spirochaete, Borrelia burgdorferi.
Contagious Ovine Digital Dermatitis was first described in 1997 and is a severe, painful condition associated with a spirochaete bacterial infection.
A case of meningoencephalitis by the relapsing fever spirochaete Borrelia miyamotoi in Europe.
In the United States, the black-legged tick (Ixodes scapularis)is the main vector of the spirochaete Borrelia burgdorferi, which is the etiologic agent of Lyme disease, a tick-borne zoonosis that is worldwide (Estrada-Pefia and Jongejan, 1999).
Despite publicity, tick-borne diseases - especially Lyme Disease, which is caused by a spirochaete organism called Borrelia - remain under-diagnosed in humans and probably in animals, too.
Alternative culture, slow growing spirochaete and requiring specialised media.
The only possibly relevant information in regard to susceptibility pertains to yaws, a tropical disease caused by a spirochaete that is indistinguishable from the causative microbe of syphilis.