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Table 1 Frequency of the different OspC types that were cultured from the skin of 200 patients with erythema migrans [17, 18].

From: Public health impact of strain specific immunity to Borrelia burgdorferi

OspC type Number (%)
Total 200 (100 %)
K 73 (36.5 %)
A 38 (19 %)
B 28 (14 %)
I 14 (7 %)
N 13 (6.5 %)
E 13 (6.5 %)
U 9 (4.5 %)
H 5 (2.5 %)
C 2 (1 %)
D 2 (1 %)
F 1 (0.5 %)
G 1 (0.5 %)
M 1 (0.5 %)
J 0 (0 %)
L 0 (0 %)
T 0 (0 %)
  1. Bold font indicates invasive OspC types, comprising 76.5 % of the total cases