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Volume 22, Number 7—July 2016

Current Guidelines, Common Clinical Pitfalls, and Future Directions for Laboratory Diagnosis of Lyme Disease, United States

Andrew Moore1, Christina A. Nelson1, Claudia Molins, Paul S. Mead, and Martin SchrieferComments to Author 
Author affiliations: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA (A. Moore); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA (C. Nelson, C. Molins, P. Mead, M. Schriefer)

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Figure 1

Lyme disease cases (black dots) reported by surveillance, United States, 2005–2010. One dot is placed randomly within the county of residence for each confirmed case. States with the highest incidence of clinician-diagnosed Lyme disease in a large health insurance claims database (gray areas) are also shown. Transmission also occurs in small regions of northern California, Oregon, and Washington. Adapted from (4).

Figure 1. Lyme disease cases (black dots) reported by surveillance, United States, 2005–2010. One dot is placed randomly within the county of residence for each confirmed case. States with the highest incidence of clinician-diagnosed Lyme disease in a large health insurance claims database (gray areas) are also shown. Transmission also occurs in small regions of northern California, Oregon, and Washington. Adapted from (4).

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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