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Table 4 CXCL13 results in the possible LNB group according to various baseline characteristics

From: Cerebrospinal fluid CXCL13 as a diagnostic marker of neuroborreliosis in children: a retrospective case-control study

  n (%) CXCL13 > CO
Possible LNB 41 (100) 11 (27)
Leading symptoms
 Facial palsy 8 (20) 2 (25)
 Headache 20 (49) 7 (35)
 Cranial nerve palsy 4 (10) 1 (25)
Mononuclear cells
 ≥74% 32 (78) 11 (34)
 <74% 8 (20) 0 (0)
Symptoms duration
 <5 days 22 (54) 2 (9)
 5–7 days 11 (27) 8 (73)
 >7 days 8 (20) 1 (13)
  1. Data are presented as number (%). CO cut-off determined at 55 pg/ml in our study, LNB Lyme neuroborreliosis