Reporting Ehrlichiosis (Ehrlichia spp.)

The Human Granulocytic Ehrlichiosis agent was named Anaplasma phagocytophilum in 2003. (Note the genus change from Ehrlichia to Anaplasma.) See Reporting Anaplasmosis for more information about reporting Anaplasma phagocytophilum.

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What to report
How to report
Who is required to report

What to report

Ehrlichiosis (Ehrlichia spp.) must be reported to MDH within one working day.

How to report Ehrlichiosis

  • Tickborne Disease Case Report Form
    This form can be used to report Lyme disease, Babesiosis, Human anaplasmosis, Human ehrlichiosis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, and other tickborne disease to the Minnesota Department of Health.

  • Phone
    Any disease may be reported by phone to 651-201-5414.

Who is required to report

More about Ehrlichiosis

  • Ehrlichiosis
    Information from the CDC on Ehrlichiosis. Attention: Non-MDH link

Updated Friday, 27-Sep-2013 10:04:53 CDT