Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, July 24th, 2001
"C. trachomatis and B. burgdorferi infections are frequently the cause of unexplained oligoarthritis, as shown by identification of bacteria-specific DNA in joint material from patients with reactive arthritis, Lyme arthritis, and undifferentiated oligoarthritis," explained N. Putschky and colleagues working in Germany.
They examined the synovial fluid of 76 patients with...
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