Undiagnosed Food-borne disease – India

Over 200 people became ill with an undiagnosed food-borne disease after consuming "Prasad" at a religious event in Morigaon, Assam.

“Prasad” is a religious offering. The patients had symptoms of fever and vomiting beginning on August 18.

Some patients have been hospitalized but no one is considered to be seriously ill.

Photo: Artist rendering of a pathogen.

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