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Reports of Lyme Disease in Pennsylvania
Total cases of lyme disease confirmed in Pennsylvania (2000 to 2016)
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Naturally, TickCheck records the results of all the ticks we test. When you send us ticks, you are helping our research and forensics team gain insight on the prevalence of tick-borne pathogens. The bars below show the positive/negative ratio of the pathogens found in ticks sent from Pennsylvania.
Lyme disease Borrelia burgdorferi
Sample size of 620 ticks.
anaplasmosis Anaplasma phagocytophilum
Sample size of 224 ticks.
babesiosis Babesia microti
Sample size of 206 ticks.
bartonellosis Bartonella spp.
Sample size of 87 ticks.
Rocky Mountain spotted fever Rickettsia spp.
Sample size of 44 ticks. Warning: Low Sample Size
tularemia Francisella tularensis
Sample size of 47 ticks. Warning: Low Sample Size
B. miyamotoi Borrelia miyamotoi
Sample size of 69 ticks.
babesiosis Babesia spp.
Sample size of 49 ticks. Warning: Low Sample Size
Mycoplasma spp. Mycoplasma spp.
Sample size of 50 ticks.
All data courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC data is based on diagnosed cases of Lyme disease in Pennsylvania as reported by physicians, and is delayed by 2 years. It is believed by researchers that these numbers are underestimates of the true number of Lyme cases in a given area.