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Table 2 ᅟ

From: Common and uncommon neurological manifestations of neuroborreliosis leading to hospitalization

Clinical features Patients (number) Cells/μl Lactate (mmol/l) Protein (mg/l) Albumin ratio Intrathecal synthesis (no) OCB (number)
IgM IgG IgA
All patients 68 164 (2–1025) 2.3 (1.2–5.3) 1034 (312–3905) 16.3 (3.7–65.9) 50/68 32/68 22/68 61/68
Cranial nerve palsy 34 164 (8–1025) 2.3 (1.3–4) 946 (312–3558) 15.8 (3.7–59.4) 27/34 17/34 9/34 30/34
 Facial nerve palsy 29 165 (8–1025) 2.4 (1.3–4) 960 (312–3160) 15.8 (3.7–59.4) 24/29 16/29 8/29 25/29
  Isolated facial nerve palsy 11 163 (8–1025) 1.9 (1.3–2.9) 587 (312–1800) 10.5 (3.7–27.4) 8/11 6/11 2/11 10/11
   + Radiculitis 8 117 (52–777) 2.5 (1.9–3.5) 1348 (489–2235) 21.5 (6.9–42.1) 8/8 6/8 3/8 8/8
   + Meningitis 6 408 (120–720) 2.4 (1.9–2.8) 1233 (329–1490) 17.9 (5.6–21.2) 5/6 2/6 3/6 4/6
   + Radiculitis + meningitis 4 (65, 382, 388, 767) (1.5, 2, 3.4, 4) (960, 1018, 1611, 3160) (14, 15.8, 24.8, 59.4) 3/4 2/4 0/4 3/4
Oculomotor nerve palsy 5 155 (9–700) (2.7, 1.8, 1.7, nd, nd) 703 (537–3558) 10.6 (5.9–51.2) 3/5 1/5 1/5 5/5
 Isolated oculomotor nerve palsy 2 (9, 155) (1.7, nd) (568, 3558) (10.6, 51.2) 1/2 0/2 0/2 2/2
   + Meningitis / radiculitis 3 (27,198, 700) (1.8, 2.7, nd) (537, 703, 1320) (5.9, 9.3, 20.7) 2/3 1/3 1/3 3/3
Radiculitis 17 195 (2–800) 2.1 (1.3–4.1) 1315 (411–3600) 20 (5.2–63.8) 11/17 4/17 3/17 15/17
  Isolated radiculitis 14 200 (2–703) 2.1 (1.3–3.7) 1135 (411–3600) 17.8 (5.2–62.8) 10/14 3/14 2/14 12/14
   + Meningitis 3 52, 348, 800 2, 3, 4.1 1315, 2334, 2471 21.6, 18.6, 41.8 1/3 1/3 1/3 3/3
Encephalitis 8 40 (8–494) 2.6 (1.2–4.1) 1046 (427–3905) 15.3 (8.4–65.9) 7/8 7/8 6/8 8/8
 Chronic course 5 62 (8–140) 3 (1.6–4.1) 1220 (583–3905) 18.4 (8.5–65.9) 4/5 5/5 4/5 5/5
 Acute / subacute onset 3 (13, 17, 494) (1.2, 1.6, 4.1) (427, 639, 3290) (8.4, 11.7, 52.3) 3/3 2/3 2/3 3/3
Myelitis 5 175 (120–738) 3.4 (2.3–5.3) 1515 (977–3090) 25.9 (14.5–51.5) 3/5 3/5 3/5 5/5
Meningitis 4 (136, 211, 260, 328) (1.8, 2.5, 2.9, 3.2) (643, 677, 749, 1985) (8.7, 8.8, 11.9, 27.1) 2/4 1/4 1/4 3/4