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ALS & Lyme Articles

This list was created by Bernt-Dieter Huismans

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is Lyme Disease 

Lyme disease serology in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/mus.21438/abstract?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false

Chronic Bacterial and Viral Infections in Neurodegenerative and Neurobehavioral Diseases http://labmed.ascpjournals.org/content/39/5/291.short
Lyme disease -induced polyradiculopathy mimicking amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24397499

Lyme & ALS http://lymehandbook.com/index/400-misdiagnoses/450-lyme-als/

ALS-like sequelae in chronic neuroborreliosis http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7610670?dopt=Abstract

Lyme disease -induced polyradiculopathy mimicking amyotrophic lateral sclerosis http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24397499

MOTOR NEURONS/AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS/LOU GEHRIG'S DISEASE/LYME DISEASE http://www.wellsphere.com/lyme-disease-article/motor-neurons-amyotrophic-lateral-sclerosis-lou-gehrig-s-disease-lyme-disease/1191163

David Martz, the doctor who cured his ALS
http://www.als-cure.com/als-cure/david-martz-cured-his-als/

Is It Really ALS? http://alsn.mda.org/article/it-really-als

Systemic Intracellular Bacterial Infections (Mycoplasma, Chlamydia, Borrelia species) in Neurodegenerative (MS, ALS, Alzheimer’s) and Behavioral (Autistic Spectrum Disorders) Diseases http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM199707033370105

Study: 9 in 10 ALS patients infected with Lyme bacteria

http://www.als-cure.com/als-lyme/als-patients-infected-with-lyme-bacteria-borrelia-spirochetes/

Generalised motor neuron disease as an unusual manifestation of Borrelia burgdorferi infection http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/63/2/257.short

Chronic Neurologic Manifestations of Lyme Disease http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/nejm199011223232102

Many PALS have Lyme http://www.als-cure.com/als-lyme/many-als-patients-have-lyme/
Myth: ALS is a disease http://www.als-cure.com/als-myths/als-is-not-a-disease/
Doctors told Steve Smith he was dying of ALS. He is now convinced that is not true http://www.igenex.com/strength.htm

Nervous system Lyme disease: is there a controversy? http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/21964848

ALS and Lyme Disease Questions from Patient and Families – Questions from Patient and Families – Responses from Medical Experts Responses from Medical Experts Responses from Medical Experts
http://owndoc.com/pdf/ALS-disinfo.pdf 
Dying of Lyme disease: Case fatality rate nearly 100%
Treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Multiple Sclerosis with Anti-Lyme Disease Antibiotics Being Used to Treat Lyme Disease http://www.waisbrenclinic.com/ALS-MS-lyme-disease.html

Practice parameters for the diagnosis of patients with nervous system Lyme borreliosis (Lyme disease)
http://www.neurology.org/content/46/3/619.short

Reactivity of neuroborreliosis patients (Lyme disease) to cardiolipin and gangliosides http://www.jns-journal.com/article/0022-510X(93)90175-X/abstract

Lyme Disease - Misdiagnoses and Medical Dictatorship http://www.rense.com/general43/kly.htm 

Primary lateral sclerosis: further clarification http://www.jns-journal.com/article/S0022-510X(01)00469-5/abstract 

Mechanisms and management of fatigue in progressive neurological disorders http://journals.lww.com/co-neurology/abstract/1996/12000/mechanisms_and_management_of_fatigue_in.11.aspx

Lack of antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/2911315

Immunologic Reactivity Against Borrelia burgdorferi in Patients With Motor Neuron Disease http://archneur.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=590112

PCR detection of Borrelia burgdorferi DNA in cerebrospinal fluid of Lyme neuroborreliosis patients http://www.neurology.org/content/42/1/32.short

Neurologice manifestations in Lyme borreliosis http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0738081X9390095T 

The Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Lyme Disease http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/748084_3 

ALS AND UNTREATED LYME DISEASE, BABESIA, BARTONELLA AND OTHER INFECTIONS http://www.personalconsult.com/posts/als-untreated-lyme-and-other-infections.html 

NEWS: Told he was dying of ALS, California man turns it around with Lyme treatment http://lymedisease.org/news/lyme_disease_views/519.html#sthash.TZYd5Fvx.dpuf

Lyme-Borreliose-Informationen http://www.lymenet.de/indexordner/ials.htm
Chronic Lyme mistaken for ALS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChC2Y2gOoJU

Lyme disease serology in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/mus.21438/abstract?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false 

Chronic Bacterial and Viral Infections in Neurodegenerative and Neurobehavioral Diseases http://labmed.ascpjournals.org/content/39/5/291.short 

Lyme disease -induced polyradiculopathy mimicking amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24397499 

ALS-like sequelae in chronic neuroborreliosis http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7610670?dopt=Abstract

Lyme disease -induced polyradiculopathy mimicking amyotrophic lateral sclerosis http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24397499

MOTOR NEURONS/AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS/LOU GEHRIG'S DISEASE/LYME DISEASE http://www.wellsphere.com/lyme-disease-article/motor-neurons-amyotrophic-lateral-sclerosis-lou-gehrig-s-disease-lyme-disease/1191163

David Martz, the doctor who cured his ALS

http://www.als-cure.com/als-cure/david-martz-cured-his-als/
Is It Really ALS? http://alsn.mda.org/article/it-really-als

Systemic Intracellular Bacterial Infections (Mycoplasma, Chlamydia, Borrelia species) in Neurodegenerative (MS, ALS, Alzheimer’s) and Behavioral (Autistic Spectrum Disorders) Diseases http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM199707033370105

Study: 9 in 10 ALS patients infected with Lyme bacteria

http://www.als-cure.com/als-lyme/als-patients-infected-with-lyme-bacteria-borrelia-spirochetes/

Generalised motor neuron disease as an unusual manifestation of Borrelia burgdorferi infection http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/63/2/257.short

Chronic Neurologic Manifestations of Lyme Disease http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/nejm199011223232102

Many PALS have Lyme http://www.als-cure.com/als-lyme/many-als-patients-have-lyme/ 

Doctors told Steve Smith he was dying of ALS. He is now convinced that is not true http://www.igenex.com/strength.htm

Nervous system Lyme disease: is there a controversy? http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/21964848
Deliberate lies spread about ALS for financial gain http://www.als-cure.com/ 

Dying of Lyme disease: Case fatality rate nearly 100% http://owndoc.com/lyme/dying-of-lyme-disease-case-fatality-rate-nearly-100/ 

Treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Multiple Sclerosis with Anti-Lyme Disease Antibiotics Being Used to Treat Lyme Disease http://www.waisbrenclinic.com/ALS-MS-lyme-disease.html

Practice parameters for the diagnosis of patients with nervous system Lyme borreliosis (Lyme disease) http://www.neurology.org/content/46/3/619.short

Reactivity of neuroborreliosis patients (Lyme disease) to cardiolipin and gangliosides http://www.jns-journal.com/article/0022-510X(93)90175-X/abstract 

Lyme Disease - Misdiagnoses and Medical Dictatorship http://www.rense.com/general43/kly.htm 

Primary lateral sclerosis: further clarification http://www.jns-journal.com/article/S0022-510X(01)00469-5/abstract 

Mechanisms and management of fatigue in progressive neurological disorders http://journals.lww.com/co-neurology/abstract/1996/12000/mechanisms_and_management_of_fatigue_in.11.aspx

Lack of antibodies to Borrelia burgdorferi in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/2911315

Immunologic Reactivity Against Borrelia burgdorferi in Patients With Motor Neuron Disease http://archneur.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=590112

PCR detection of Borrelia burgdorferiDNA in cerebrospinal fluid of Lyme neuroborreliosis patients http://www.neurology.org/content/42/1/32.short 

Neurological manifestations in Lyme borreliosis http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0738081X9390095T 

The Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Lyme Disease http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/748084_3 

ALS AND UNTREATED LYME DISEASE, BABESIA, BARTONELLA AND OTHER INFECTIONS http://www.personalconsult.com/posts/als-untreated-lyme-and-other-infections.html 

NEWS: Told he was dying of ALS, California man turns it around with Lyme treatment http://lymedisease.org/news/lyme_disease_views/519.html#sthash.TZYd5Fvx.dpuf

Lyme-Borreliose-Informationen http://www.lymenet.de/indexordner/ials.htm
Chronic Lyme mistaken for ALS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChC2Y2gOoJU

The ALSLYME Page http://www.angelfire.com/planet/lymedisease/7/ALSLYME.html 

Two Limestone women get reprieve from ALS diagnosis http://www.samento.com.ec/sciencelib/4lyme/2lymewomenals.html 




Additional List of Articles 
Compliments of 
Bernt-Dieter Huismans

Attached below is a pdf file with the study- Motor neuron disease recovery associated with IV ceftriaxone and anti-Babesia therapy.  It is the article about the Lyme treating physician diagnosed with ALS who was treated for Lyme disease and showed improvements.  By Dr. W. T. Harvey and D. Martz.
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