An outbreak of waterborne cryptosporidiosis in Swindon and Oxfordshire.

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An outbreak of cryptosporidiosis resulted in 516 cases in Wiltshire and Oxfordshire. The outbreak caused widespread interest and led to an official inquiry. The majority of cases were in children; 8% of cases were admitted to hospital and the median duration of illness was 3 weeks. The geographical distribution of cases matched the distribution of water… (More)

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@article{Richardson1991AnOO, title={An outbreak of waterborne cryptosporidiosis in Swindon and Oxfordshire.}, author={A. J. Richardson and Ronald Frankenberg and Anna Campbell Buck and J B Selkon and Jennifer Colbourne and James Parsons and Richard T. Mayon-White}, journal={Epidemiology and infection}, year={1991}, volume={107 3}, pages={485-95} }