NOTE Carditis is described as a symptom in emedicine: emedicine.medscape.com > eMedicine Specialties > Rheumatology > Infectious Arthritis> Lyme Disease by John O Meyerhoff, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Clinical Scholar in Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore Updated: Jul 24, 2009
Abstracts on Lyme Carditis are offered for more information. An abstract is helpful; however, to learn the full meaning of a study, the entire paper should be reviewed.
Abstracts on Lyme Carditis List
Also see Barthold on Persistence for references to myocarditis and Carditis