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call: (619) 338-2073

internet:

www.sdcounty.ca.gov/deh

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So what kind of diseases can you get from surfing after a heavy rain?
Take a look at the disease smorgasbord in the chart below, which is provided by the
San Diego County Department of Environmental Health.
Chart of diseases contracted from polluted ocean waters
Pathogenic Agent
Disease
Pathogenic Agent
Disease
Bacteria Viruses
E. Coli Gastroenteritis Rotavirus Gastroenteritis
Salmonella typhi Typhoid Fever Norwalk virus Gastoenteritis
Other Salmonella Species Various enteric fevers (also called paratyphoid), gastroenteritis, septicemia (generalized infections in the bloodstream) Coxsackie virus (some strains) Various including sever respiratory disease, fever, rashes, paralysis, meningitis
Shigella dysenteriae and other species Bacterial dysentery Andenovirus Respiratory and gastrointestinal infections
Vibrio cholera Cholera Echovirus Various, similar to coxsackie virus (evidence only in experimental animals)
Protozoa (Intestinal Parasites) Polio Virus Poliomyelitis
Cryptosporidium Diarrhea - Crystosporidiosis Hepatitis A Infectious hepatitis (liver malfunction), also may affect kidneys and spleen
Giarida lamblia Diarrhea - Giardiasis    
 
 
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