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Letters Lyme borreliosis

Ocular inflammation as a manifestation of Lyme borreliosis

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: (Published 16 July 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e4721
  1. Jael M Howlett, specialist trainee year 1, ophthalmology1,
  2. Adam P Booth, consultant ophthamologist1
  1. 1Royal Eye Infirmary, Plymouth PL4 6P, UK
  1. jaelhowlett{at}

Lyme disease has several important ophthalmic manifestations that are important to highlight.1 Self limiting follicular conjunctivitis is probably the most common early ocular manifestation and occurs within the …

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