Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, September 11th, 1995
CDC researcher Dennis D. Juranek writes that the risk is likely to vary from city to city depending on the quality of the individual water source and the treatment provided.
Six outbreaks of cryptosporidiosis caused by drinking water have been reported in the United States, including an outbreak in Milwaukee in 1993 that affected more than 400,000 people (N Eng J Med 1994;331:161-167).
"Current risk data...
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