Date Sent: 08/14/2015 12:12 PM EDT
Sender: Cori Upper
Subject: Shigellosis Investigation
Message: District Health Department No. 2 is investigating a lab confirmed case of Shigellosis from a children's summer camp in Ogemaw County. Most individuals that attended the camp were from Saginaw and Bay Counties. The camp season has ended and campers went home on Saturday, August 8th. Review of the camp nurse's log revealed 9 others with gastrointestinal symptoms including one with fever, during the same week of camp as the confirmed case of Shigellosis. Please report suspect and confirmed Shigellosis cases related to recent visits to a summer camp in Ogemaw County to District Health Department No. 2. Please contact Karla Mattson (989) 343-1851 or Lisa Dault (989) 343-1808.