Municipal drinking water and cryptosporidiosis among persons with AIDS in Los Angeles County.

@article{Sorvillo1994MunicipalDW,
  title={Municipal drinking water and cryptosporidiosis among persons with AIDS in Los Angeles County.},
  author={Frank J. Sorvillo and L E Lieb and Bernard L. Nahlen and Jim Miller and Laurene M Mascola and Lawrence R. Ash},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={1994},
  volume={113 2},
  pages={313-20}
}
To assess unfiltered drinking water as a source of cryptosporidium infection in patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) the prevalence of cryptosporidiosis among persons with AIDS in Los Angeles County was assessed by water service area. One water distributor, serving approximately 60% of the county's residents (area B), has consistently employed filtration. The other company, which serves the remainder of the county (area A), did not institute filtration until mid-December… CONTINUE READING

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