Reporting Diphyllobothrium latum Infection - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Reporting Diphyllobothrium latum Infection

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What to report

Diphyllobothrium latum infection must be reported to MDH within one working day.

How to report Diphyllobothrium latum infection

Who is required to report

  • Health care practitioners (health care facilities, medical laboratories, and in certain circumstances veterinarians and veterinary medical laboratories) are required to report disease to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) under Minnesota state law.
    • Unless previously reported, every licensed health care provider who provides care to any patient who has, is suspected of having, or has died from a reportable disease is required to report.
  • Any person in charge of any institution, school, child care facility, or camp is also required to report disease to MDH.

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