Encephalitis

ENCEPHALITIS/ BRAIN INFLAMMATION

Inflammatory brain changes in Lyme borreliosis. A report on three patients and review of literature.
“The presence of B. burgdorferi DNA in tissue samples from areas with inflammatory changes indicates that direct invasion of B. burgdorferi may be the pathogenetic mechanism for focal encephalitis in LNB.”
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9010017?dopt=Abstract

Bacterial Lipoproteins Can Disseminate from the Periphery to Inflame the Brain

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2877846/