Annual Surveillance of Cryptosporidium in Scotland, 2017

Publication Date: 18 September 2018

In 2017, HPS received 509 laboratory reports of Cryptosporidium. This represents a decrease of 277 (35.2%) on 2016 when there were 786 reports, and also a decrease on the average number of cases over the past ten years (2007-2016) of 599 cases per annum. The reports in 2017 reflect the year on year variation observed in the annual totals for Cryptosporidium.

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Publisher:
Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Surveillance Report