Figure 2. Annual number of babesiosis cases reported in Pennsylvania, USA, 2005–2017. Includes confirmed cases during 2005–2010 based on identification of Babesia microti organisms on blood smear and confirmed and probable cases reported during 2011–2017 based on the 2011 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention case definition (https://wwwn.cdc.gov/nndss/conditions/babesiosis/case-definition/2011). Dotted line indicates upward trend of cases over time.
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