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ALLMedicine™ Cyclosporiasis Center

Research & Reviews  42 results

Genotyping Cyclospora cayetanensis from multiple outbreak clusters with an emphasis on ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiab495
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Barratt J, Ahart L et. al.

Oct 5th, 2021 - Cyclosporiasis is a diarrheal illness caused by the food-borne parasite Cyclospora cayetanensis. Annually reported cases have been increasing in the United States prompting development of genotyping tools to aid cluster detection. A recently devel...

Investigation of US Cyclospora cayetanensis outbreaks in 2019 and evaluation of an impr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8506454
Epidemiology and Infection; Barratt J, Houghton K et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Cyclosporiasis is an illness characterised by watery diarrhoea caused by the food-borne parasite Cyclospora cayetanensis. The increase in annual US cyclosporiasis cases led public health agencies to develop genotyping tools that aid outbreak inves...

Cyclosporiasis Action Plan Aims to Reduce Food Contamination.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2021.12884
JAMA Kuehn BM

Aug 18th, 2021 - Cyclosporiasis Action Plan Aims to Reduce Food Contamination.|2021|Kuehn BM,|

A scoping review of the detection, epidemiology and control of Cyclospora cayetanensis ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8060822
Epidemiology and Infection; Totton SC, O'Connor AM et. al.

Jan 29th, 2021 - Cyclospora cayetanensis is a parasite causing cyclosporiasis (an illness in humans). Produce (fruits, vegetables, herbs), water and soil contaminated with C. cayetanensis have been implicated in human infection. The objective was to conduct a scop...

Evaluation of an ensemble-based distance statistic for clustering MLST datasets using e...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7439293
Epidemiology and Infection; Nascimento FS, Barratt J et. al.

Aug 4th, 2020 - Outbreaks of cyclosporiasis, a food-borne illness caused by the coccidian parasite Cyclospora cayetanensis have increased in the USA in recent years, with approximately 2300 laboratory-confirmed cases reported in 2018. Genotyping tools are needed ...

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News  8 results

Spike in Reported Cyclosporiasis Cases, CDC Warns
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/883877

Aug 7th, 2017 - The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local health departments, and the US Food and Drug Administration have issued a Health Alert Network advisory after an increase in reported cases of cyclosporiasis, an intestinal i...

Cyclosporiasis: Health Alert for New Hampshire Providers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/829045

Jul 29th, 2014 - Cyclospora illness in the United States is traditionally associated with travel to tropical or subtropical regions where Cyclospora infection is endemic. Since May 2014, Texas, Maine, and Massachusetts have observed unusual increases in the number...

Time to Think About Cyclosporiasis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/828665

Jul 28th, 2014 - Cyclosporiasis Cyclosporiasis is an intestinal illness caused by Cyclospora cayetanensis, which is a protozoan (unicellular) parasite that was characterized as recently as the early 1990s. Cyclosporiasis can occur at any time of the year. However,...

Time to Think About Cyclosporiasis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/828665_2

Jul 28th, 2014 - Mr. Dowell: Are there other factors that can make it difficult to diagnose cyclosporiasis? Dr. Herwaldt: Diagnosing cyclosporiasis can be difficult, in part because even persons who have profuse diarrhea might not shed enough Cyclospora parasites ...

Cyclosporiasis Outbreak Traced to Salad Greens From Mexico
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/808927

Aug 5th, 2013 - (Reuters) - U.S. health authorities have traced at least one source of an intestinal bug that has sickened more than 400 people in 17 states to salad greens supplied to restaurants by a company in Mexico. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →