395 people sickened in McDonald's salad outbreak

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  • Illnesses have been reported in 15 states
  • Cyclosporiasis can be treated with antibiotics

(CNN)Federal health officials reported Thursday an additional 109 cases of cyclospora infection in an ongoing outbreak linked to McDonald's salads that began in May.

The total number of laboratory-confirmed illnesses from this outbreak is now 395, according to a statement from the US Food and Drug Administration. At least 16 of the sick individuals have been hospitalized.