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ALLMedicine™ Cyclosporiasis Center

Research & Reviews  46 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,|

Cyclospora Infection (Cyclosporiasis)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/236105-overview

Jul 16th, 2021 - Background Cyclospora cayetanensis (8-10 µm in diameter), a coccidian, obligate intracellular, protozoan parasite, produces an intestinal infection (called cyclosporiasis) in nonimmune persons that is ultimately self-limited (lasting up to 7-9 wk)...

Cyclospora Infection (Cyclosporiasis)
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/236105-overview

Jul 16th, 2021 - Background Cyclospora cayetanensis (8-10 µm in diameter), a coccidian, obligate intracellular, protozoan parasite, produces an intestinal infection (called cyclosporiasis) in nonimmune persons that is ultimately self-limited (lasting up to 7-9 wk)...

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News  11 results

Technology Trace Back: Keys to Tracking Foodborne Outbreaks
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/publichealth/77145

Dec 28th, 2018 - This story was originally published on Oct. 6, 2018. As part of MedPage Today's year-end review of 2018's top stories, we are republishing it along with an update on progress in stemming the tide of foodborne illness outbreaks. SAN FRANCISCO -- A ...

Notes from the Field: Cyclosporiasis Cases Associated with Dining at a Mediterranean-Style Restaurant Chain - Texas, 2017
https://tools.cdc.gov/medialibrary/index.aspx#/media/id/380929

During July 21-August 8, 2017, the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) was notified of 20 cases of cyclosporiasis among persons who dined at a Mediterranean-style restaurant chain (chain A) in the Houston area. On August 10, 2017, DSH...

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...

Cruising With Disaster
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/86126/cruising-disaster
Randy D. Danielsen, PhD, PA-C, DFAAPA

Jul 31st, 2014 - I recently returned from a pleasure cruise to celebrate a milestone birthday. (I’m not telling you which one—but it did make me eligible for government health care!) Prior to embarking on this adventure, I had dreams of calm blue-green waters, end.

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...

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Patient Education  1 results

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cyclospora/symptoms-causes/syc-20353068?p=1

ew Cyclospora infection (cyclosporiasis) causes watery, and sometimes explosive, diarrhea. The one-celled parasite that causes cyclospora infection can enter your body when you ingest contaminated food or water. Fresh produce is the culprit in man...

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