The Associated Press
SANTA FE — Officials with the New Mexico Department of Health are investigating cases of cryptosporidiosis among state residents.
They say there have been six confirmed cases of “crypto” — a diarrheal disease caused by microscopic parasites — since Aug. 31.
Each reported consuming raw milk products.
The affected individuals are from Bernalillo County.
Epidemiologists, laboratory staff and inspectors are working to confirm the source of the outbreak.