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Enteric Outbreaks

Outbreak of Hepatitis A infections linked to frozen mangoes – (NEW) – July 31, 2021
At a glance
Investigation status Ongoing
Case count 3
  • Quebec (2)
  • Nova Scotia (1)
Hospitalizations 0
Deaths 0
Gender 1 male
2 females
Age range in years 23 - 63
Recall YES
Public Health Notice YES
Non-travel related Cyclospora infections under investigation – July 30, 2021

Cyclospora investigation overview (as of July 30, 2021)

Each spring and summer, Canada sees an increase in non-travel related Cyclospora illnesses reported to the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). PHAC is working with its public health and food safety partners to identify possible ways infections are occurring in Canada. Previous Cyclospora illnesses have been linked to various types of imported fresh produce, including pre-packaged salad mix, basil, cilantro, berries, lettuce, and snow and snap peas. Learn more about the causes, symptoms and risks of infection, as well as how to prevent and treat an illness.

At a glance
Investigation status Ongoing
Case count 48
  • British Columbia (2)
  • Ontario (37)
  • Quebec (9)
Hospitalizations 1
Deaths 0
Gender 22 males
26 females
Age range in years 13 - 91
Recall NO
Public Health Notice NO

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