Home / Health / Another Confirmed Case of Cyclospora In Kansas City Area

Another Confirmed Case of Cyclospora In Kansas City Area

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services was notified by a health provider in the Kansas City Metro area of a case of Cyclospora.
Previously, the department announced that health providers in Jackson County, Taney County, Miller County and the Kansas City metro area reported cases of Cyclospora. This brings the total to five confirmed cases of Cyclospora in Missouri.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services is currently working with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and other agencies to investigate whether or not these cases are linked to cases in other states. At this point, the source of the illnesses has not been confirmed. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services will continue to provide information as it becomes available.
In the meantime, any individuals experiencing gastrointestinal symptoms, including diarrhea (especially those with prolonged symptoms), severe stomach cramps, or nausea, should seek medical attention.

Comments

comments

About News Server

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>