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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.


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