Distribution of Eosinophilic Meningitis Cases Attributable to Angiostrongylus cantonensis, Hawaii
Natasha S. Hochberg*1 , Sarah Y. Park†, Brian G. Blackburn*2, James J. Sejvar*, Kate Gaynor‡, Heath Chung§, Karyn Leniek*, Barbara L. Herwaldt*, and Paul V. Effler†
Author affiliations: *Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; †Hawaii State Department of Health, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA; ‡Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA; §University of Hawaii School of Medicine, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA;
Figure 3. County-specific incidence rates per 100,000 person-years for cases of eosinophilic meningitis attributed to Angiostrongylus cantonensis infection, by period, Hawaii, January 2001–February 2005 (n = 24).
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