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What is the name of the bacterium that causes Lyme disease and after whom is it named?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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The organism is borrelia burgdorferi which is a spirokete and a bacteria.
It was named for the person who discovered it.

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The organism is borrelia burgdorferi which is a spirokete and a bacteria.
It was named for the person who discovered it.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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