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Trends in Lyme Disease Reported by CDC

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12/15/17 By
Merck Veterinary Manual
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A new study in Weekly Morbidity and Mortality Report (WMMR) describes the incidence of Lyme disease in the US from 2008-2015. It is the most commonly reported vectorborne disease in the country. Seven northeastern states continue to have the highest incidence, but neighboring states are also seeing more cases.

Read more about the new study on Lyme disease trends in MedPage Today, or view the original report in WMMR.

More about the biology of Lyme disease in animals and people can be found in the Merck Veterinary Manual.