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Lyme disease is a systemic infection with protean clinical manifestations. In the past decade the
disease has evolved from a medical curiosity to the most common vector-borne
disease in the United States. The diverse clinical manifestations together with the lack of standardized serologic tests pose a significant diagnostic challenge for the practicing physician. The epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and recommended therapy of
Lyme borreliosis are reviewed.