USA- Cruise ship outbreak: Cunard’s Queen Victoria see 74 ill

Outbreak News Today

A recent Cunard Line’s Queen Victoria voyage ending Friday saw 74 passengers and crew come down with bouts of diarrhea by an unknown etiology.

The voyage that started Feb, 21, returned to Ft. Lauderdale, FL Friday where a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) environmental health officer and an epidemiologist boarded the ship to conduct an environmental health assessment and evaluate the outbreak and response activities.

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