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Gig Sanit. 2010 Sep-Oct;(5):73-5.

[Expected epidemic risk from the minimum drinking water content of protozoan agents of enteric parasitic diseases].

[Article in Russian]


The paper presents information on lambliasis and cryptosporidiosis outbreaks associated with drinking water contamination-associated. It discusses a risk for the emergence of mass outbreaks of lambliasis and cryptosporidiosis among the population of the municipalities of administrative district centers and other human settlements, which are to exercise sanitary and parasitological control over the quality of water of its centralized drinking supply. The significance of this water contamination by lamblia cysts and cryptosporidium oocysts is considered. Calculations are given to predict an epidemic risk and possible ways of its prevention.

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