|Outbreak: Spiritual Retreat Shigella|
|Product: Never pinpointed||Investigation Start Date: 7/28/2005|
|Location: Douglas County, OR||Etiology: Shigella|
|Earliest known case onset date: 07/19/2005||Latest case onset date: 08/06/2005|
|Confirmed / Presumptive Case Counts: 262 / 18||Positive Samples (Food / Environmental / Water): 0 / 0 / 0|
This outbreak of shigellosis is one the largest Oregon has ever seen with at least 280 cases identified (18 of which were lab-confirmed).
A local organic farm and meditation retreat center hosted its annual 16-day retreat … Continue Reading ››