Cryptosporidiosis case definition

This document contains the case definitions for Cryptosporidiosis which is nationally notifiable within Australia. This definition should be used to determine whether a case should be notified.

Page last updated: 12 March 2004

Australian national notifiable diseases case definitions - Cryptosporidiosis

Reporting

Only confirmed cases should be notified.

Confirmed case

A confirmed case requires laboratory definitive evidence only.

Laboratory definitive evidence

Detection of Cryptosporidium.

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