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What does Bbu stand for?

Bbu stands for Borrelia Burgdorferi

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In humans, Lyme disease and anaplasmosis caused by infection with the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi and Anaplasma phagocytophilum, respectively, are the 2 most common tick-borne diseases in the midwestern and northeastern United States, and both are emerging among human and canine populations (12,13).
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) asserts that Borrelia burgdorferi (the tick-transmitted spirochete that causes Lyme disease) readily succumbs to antibiotic treatment.
A new rapid test for Lyme disease, performed in the doctor's office, can be used as a first-tier assay, thus streamlining the two-tier test currently required by guidelines before a diagnosis of Borrelia burgdorferi can be made.
she took 100 patients diagnosed with MS and tested their blood for antibodies to the Lyme-causing spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi.