Investigation of potential zooanthroponotic transmission of cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis through agricultural use of reclaimed wastewater.

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A field study in the Juarez Valley of Mexico was performed to investigate the potential transmission of Cryptosporidium and Giardia to sheep livestock grazing on forage irrigated with reclaimed wastewater, and the potential for disease transmission back to humans. United States Environmental Protection Agency Method 1623 immunofluorescent assay (IFA… (More)

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@article{Giovanni2006InvestigationOP, title={Investigation of potential zooanthroponotic transmission of cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis through agricultural use of reclaimed wastewater.}, author={George D Di Giovanni and Walter Q Betancourt and Joe O Hernandez and N. Assadian and Juan P Flores Margez and Esaul Jaramillo Lopez}, journal={International journal of environmental health research}, year={2006}, volume={16 6}, pages={405-18} }