Borrelia miyamotoi Disease - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Borrelia miyamotoi Disease

Borrelia miyamotoi was recently identified in 2011 to cause an illness in humans similar to tickborne relapsing fever. It is distantly related to the bacteria that cause Lyme disease. Small numbers of human cases have been reported to date from the Upper Midwest and Northeastern states.

Updated Thursday, 29-Sep-2022 12:06:01 CDT