Determination of Seroprevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi IgG in Adult Population Living in Trabzon

CORA M. , KAKLIKKAYA N. , TOPBAŞ M. , ÇAN G. , Yavuzyılmaz A., TOSUN İ. , ...More

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.34, no.1, pp.47-52, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/balkanmedj.2015.0478
  • Title of Journal : BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.47-52
  • Keywords: Lyme borreliosis, seroprevalence, tick, ELISA, western blot, SENSU-LATO, LYME-DISEASE, FORESTRY WORKERS, ANTIBODIES, INFECTION, PROVINCES, AREA, RISK


Background: Lyme borreliosis is a tick-borne, multi-systemic infectious disease that is thought to be wide spread in Turkey even though studies on its seroprevalence are limited.