Babesia and Lyme - it's worse than you think - Daniel Cameron MD

In the 2015 issue of Trends in Parasitology, Diuk-Wasser and colleagues report that up to 40% of patients with Lyme disease experienced concurrent Babesiosis. [1]
This means that out of the estimated 300,000 cases of Lyme disease reported annually in the U.S., 120,000 of those individuals may also have Babesia. More on the topic in the latest All Things Lyme blog.
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