Fair and Petting Zoo Safety

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1992 Three outbreaks associated with Open Farm visits. England

Three separate incidents of cryptosporidiosis were reported between March and May, all apparently associated with visits to a single farm in Derbyshire by schoolchildren and other members of the public; at least 10 children had diarrhoea (PHLS Communicable Disease Centre (CDSC), unpublished data). DAWSON, A. et al. Farm visits and zoonoses. Commun Dis Rep CDR Rev, v. 5, n. 6, p. R81-6, May 1995. ISSN 1350-9349. Disponível em: < http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7606275 >

1990 Cryptosporidiosis outbreak associated with educational visit to dairy farm. England
1993 Cryptosporidiosis outbreak linked to viisiting a farm during lambing. Bedfordshire, England

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