Multistate Epidemiology of Histoplasmosis, United States, 2011–20141
Paige A. Armstrong
, Brendan R. Jackson, Dirk Haselow, Virgie Fields, Malia Ireland, Connie Austin, Kimberly Signs, Veronica Fialkowski, Reema Patel, Peggy Ellis, Peter C. Iwen, Caitlin Pedati, Suzanne Gibbons-Burgener, Jannifer Anderson, Thomas Dobbs, Sherri Davidson, Mary McIntyre, Kimberly Warren, Joanne Midla, Nhiem Luong, and Kaitlin Benedict
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (P.A. Armstrong, B.R. Jackson, C. Pedati, K. Benedict); Arkansas Department of Health, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA (D. Haselow, V. Fields, V. Fialkowski); Minnesota Department of Health, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA (M. Ireland); Illinois Department of Public Health, Springfield, Illinois, USA (C. Austin); Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Lansing, Michigan, USA (K. Signs, V. Fialkowski); Indiana State Department of Health, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA (R. Patel); Kentucky Department for Public Health, Frankfort, Kentucky, USA (P. Ellis); University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA (P.C. Iwen); Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA (C. Pedati); Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Madison, Wisconsin, USA (S. Gibbons-Burgener); Mississippi State Department of Health, Jackson, Mississippi, USA (J. Anderson, T. Dobbs); Alabama Department of Public Health, Montgomery, Alabama, USA (S. Davidson, M. McIntyre); Pennsylvania Department of Health, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA (K. Warren); Ohio Department of Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA (J. Midla); Delaware Division of Public Health, Dover, Delaware, USA (N. Luong); 1This work was presented in part at the 2016 IDWeek Conference, the 66th Epidemic Intelligence Service Conference, and the 2017 Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists Annual Conference.
Figure 1. Annual state-specific histoplasmosis incidence (no. cases/100,000 population) for the 5 US states in which incidence was highest, 2011–2014.
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