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What Is Cryptosporidium (Crypto Parasite)?

By | 2018-07-29T23:09:03+00:00 July 21st, 2018|Work Related Illness|

Cryptosporidium is a diarrheal disease caused by the crypto parasite. This single-cell organism is found in all areas of this country and around the globe. It exists in soil, food, and water. You can get infected by swallowing uncooked food or water that contains the parasite. Once inside your body, crypto lives in your intestine.