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CDC Mum on Hundreds of Cyclospora Infections
Food Poisoning Bulletin, 19-Aug-14 06:02 PM Mountain
Cyclospora, a parasite associated with travel to tropical climates, typically sickens about 150 Americans each year. So, last summer when spikes in cases began appearing, health officials took note. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) was ...
Update: At Least 160 Cyclospora-Caused Illnesses Reported in Texas
Food Safety News, 12-Aug-14 07:00 PM Mountain
The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is investigating an outbreak of at least 160 cases of Cyclosporiasis, an illness caused by the parasite Cyclospora that can cause prolonged watery diarrhea and other gastrointestinal symptoms. The ...
Cyclospora Infections Reported by 200 People in 19 States
Food Safety Magazine, 01-Aug-14 01:15 PM Mountain
Health officials continue their search for a common food source in an ongoing Cyclospora outbreak that has affected 19 states and more than 200 people, according to the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP). CIDRAP's July 29 report ...
Outbreak of Cyclospora infections continues in Texas
ABC 9 KTRE, 23-Jul-14 04:46 PM Mountain
Cases may possibly be related to an ongoing large multi-state Cyclospora outbreak in Iowa and Nebraska. Symptoms of Cyclosporiasis usually begin 2 to 14 days after ingestion of oocysts in contaminated food or water. Profuse diarrhea can last weeks to ...
Another cyclospora lawsuit filed
Lincoln Journal Star, 14-Aug-13 08:38 AM Mountain
The Houston law firm of Simon & Luke, along with local counsel, Miller Grell Law Group, filed another lawsuit in Lancaster County stemming from a multistate Cyclospora outbreak linked to salad mix produced by Taylor Farms of Mexico and served at Olive ...
Mystery Continues in Cyclospora Stomach Bug Outbreak
ABC News, 06-Aug-13 09:17 AM Mountain
Megan Provost ate a salad at Olive Garden six days before the onset of what she called the worst stomach bug of her life. "I felt like somebody socked me in the stomach," Provost, a 29-year-old banker, said. "I wouldn't wish this on my worst enemy.
Some food safety experts worry salad not outbreak culprit
USA Today, 02-Aug-13 02:12 AM Mountain
The number of victims in the national outbreak of the food-linked diarrheal disease cyclospora rose to 397, with illnesses reported in 16 states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported late Wednesday. The CDC says it is working to ...
Salad mix blamed for cyclospora outbreak in Nebraska, Iowa
Bagged salad eyed as source of cyclospora outbreak
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CDC: Cyclospora Infection - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
On June 28, 2013, CDC was notified of 2 laboratory-confirmed cases of Cyclospora infection in Iowa residents who had become ill in June and did not have a history of ...
Cyclospora cayetanensis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cyclospora cayetanensis is a protozoan that causes disease in humans, and perhaps primates. It has been linked in the United States from fecally ...
CDC: Cyclospora parasite behind more than 275 illnesses - CBS News
A foodborne stomach bug of mysterious origin is now responsible for more than 275 cases of intestinal illness, the Centers of Disease Control and ...
Cyclospora infection - MayoClinic.com - Mayo Clinic
Our weekly general interest e-newsletter keeps you up to date on a wide variety of health topics. Cyclospora infection causes watery, and sometimes ...
Cyclospora Parasite - Digestion and Digestive-Related Information ...
ATLANTA--Outbreaks of illness in the United States causing infectious watery diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting have been found to be related to a parasite called ...