Tickborne Disease in Arkansas

Date: 02.23.17

Little Rock, Ark. - Recently, the Arkansas Department of Health determined that two cases of tickborne disease met the surveillance definition for Lyme disease. A case in Arkansas has not met the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) surveillance definition since 2007.

Arkansas is considered a low-incidence state for Lyme cases by the CDC. Arkansas is in the low-incidence catego...
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Arkansas Department of Health
2017-02-23 00:00:00
Little Rock, Ark. - Recently, the Arkansas Department of Health determined that two cases of tickborne disease met the surveillance definition for Lyme disease. A case in Arkansas has not met the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC...