An intestinal infection caused by a parasite (Cryptosporidium hominis or Cryptosporidium parvum)

Yes, if

Note: For teachers/caregivers and children without symptoms (ie, recently recovered or exposed), testing stool cultures, treatment, and exclusion are not necessary.

Yes, when all the following criteria are met:

Note: It is not necessary to demonstrate negative Cryptosporidium stool test results to be readmitted to the group setting.

Adapted from Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools: A Quick Reference Guide.

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