Warming Centers for the Metro St. Louis Area
Closings: Schools, churches, day-cares and businesses

CDC investigating 2 Missouri cases of stomach illness outbreak

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS, MO. (KPLR) – More than three hundred Americans have come down with a rare stomach bug.  Reporters Betsey Bruce reports two cases have shown up in western Missouri.

Here’s what you should know, if you are having symptoms of this stomach bug:

If you experience severe stomach cramps, diarrhea or nausea health officials are urging you to seek medical attention.

It might be caused by a tiny, one-cell parasite called cyclospora.

Links:

Previous Story:

Follow Betsey Bruce on Facebook and Twitter:
Betsey.Bruce@tvstl.com
On Facebook  Betsey Bruce on FOX2
Twitter  Betsey Bruce

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.