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2014 Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis Among KSU Diary Unit Workers

In July 2014 Kansas Department of Health and Environment and Riley County Health Department investigated an outbreak of campylobacteriosis among workers at the Kansas State University Dairy Unit. Five student workers and one full-time worker reported illness. The first case reported illness onset of June 1 and the final case reported illness onset on July 25. Four cases were laboratory confirmed with Campylobacter.

  • Outbreak began:
  • June 2014
  • Affected Country:
  • US
  • Affected States/Territories:
  • Kansas
  • Organism(s):
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle(s):
  • Cow
  • Molecular Results Available:
  • Unknown
  • Test Results:
  • None
  • Location(s):
  • Dairy
  • Brand Name(s):
  • Product Subject to Recall:
  • No
  • Total ill:
  • 6
  • Number ill by Case Definition Known:
  • Yes
  • Number Laboratory Confirmed Cases:
  • 4
  • Number Probable Cases:
  • 2
  • Number Possible Cases:
  • 0
  • Anyone Hospitalized:
  • No
  • Number Hospitalized:
  • 0
  • Any Deaths:
  • No
  • Number Dead:
  • 0
  • Any References:
  • No

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