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More on Lyme disease: Cases of Lyme disease, state by state

State

2007

2008

Confirmed

Probable*

Alabama

13

6

3

Alaska

10

6

0

Arizona

2

2

6

Arkansas

1

0

0

California

75

74

0

Colorado

0

2

1

Connecticut

3058

2738

1158

Delaware

715

772

0

DC

116

71

3

Florida

30

72

16

Georgia

11

35

0

Hawaii

0

0

0

Idaho

9

5

4

Illinois

149

108

0

Indiana

55

42

0

Iowa

123

85

24

Kansas

8

16

0

Kentucky

6

5

0

Louisiana

2

3

0

Maine

529

780

128

Maryland

2576

1746

472

Massachusetts

2988

3960

622

Michigan

51

76

16

Minnesota

1238

1046

236

Mississippi

1

1

0

Missouri

10

6

0

Montana

4

6

11

Nebraska

7

8

4

Nevada

15

9

3

New Hampshire

896

1211

390

New Jersey

3134

3214

271

New Mexico

5

4

4

New York

4165

5741

2053

North Carolina

53

16

31

North Dakota

12

8

2

Ohio

33

40

5

Oklahoma

1

1

1

Oregon

6

18

20

Pennsylvania

3994

3818

0

Rhode Island

177

186

24

South Carolina

31

14

15

South Dakota

0

3

0

Tennessee

31

7

24

Texas

87

105

48

Utah

7

3

2

Vermont

138

330

74

Virginia

959

886

47

Washington

12

22

1

West Virginia

84

120

15

Wisconsin

1814

1493

541

Wyoming

3

1

2

U.S. Total

27,444

28,921

6,277

*2008 revision of the National Surveillance Case Definition allows for reporting of probable cases

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