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What is Cyclospora?

A one-celled parasite spread by water or food contaminated with infected feces.

Typical Symptoms

  • Severe abdominal cramps and diarrhea
  • Loss of appetite and substantial weight loss
  • Bloating, gas, nausea
  • Vomiting, fever, and fatigue

Most at risk

  • All ages are at risk for infection

How is it Spread?

  • Contaminated food or water
Food Safety