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Cyclospora parasite in the news again

News items on Cyclospora are gaining pace in the US in recent days .. Food Safety News reports:

"The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has received confirmation of approximately 90 cases of cyclosporiasis, an intestinal illness caused by the microscopic Cyclospora parasite. Cases have been reported in counties across Illinois with people becoming ill starting in mid-May. The initial investigation indicates a link to consumption of McDonald’s salads produced for McDonald’s restaurants. Approximately one-fourth of Illinois cases reported eating salads from McDonald’s in the days before they became ill. The Iowa Department of Health has noted a similar increase in cases." It is now suggested in some media items that there are 100 cases.

The FDA has already issued product recall alerts in the last month for Cyclospora ... Del Monte Fresh Produce N.A., Inc. ("Del Monte Fresh") announced on June 15th 2018 a voluntary recall of a limited quantity of 6 oz., 1…
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