Foodborne Illness Outbreak Database

This database provides summaries of significant food and water related outbreaks occurring since 1984 caused by E. coli, Salmonella, Hepatitis A, Campylobacter and other pathogens. Read more »

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July 15 2015 Outbreak of Cryptosporidiosis at a Campground, Virginia

  • Organism:
  • Cryptosporidium
  • Vehicle:
  • Recreational water

In July 2015 Lord Fairfax Health District (LFHD) officials investigated an outbreak of Cryptosporidium infections among campers at a local campground. LFHD used an electronic survey to conduct a retrospective cohort study of affected campers. Stool s…Read More »

July 12 2012 Outbreak of Cryptosporidiosis Associated with a Youth Camp, Brainerd, Minnesota

  • Organism:
  • Cryptosporidium
  • Vehicle:
  • Recreational water

Campers at a youth camp located in Brainerd, Minnesota became ill with cryptosporidiosis in July 2012. Camp dates were July 22-27. Sixteen cases were identified. Three campers submitted a stool sample to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) Publi…Read More »

August 06 Illinois Day Camp Pool 2006

  • Organism:
  • Cryptosporidium
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, Recreational Water

A mother notified the Tazewell County Health Department, Illinois, that her two sons had received a diagnosis of Cryptosporidiosis. The brothers had attended a private day-camp facility with a swimming pool and also participated in a day-camp outing …Read More »

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