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Fever, abdominal cramping from water at Baldwin Beach

18:53 Dec 5 2022 Kahului

Description
Over the weekend, I was kitesurfing out at the break called the slab off of baby beach/Baldwin beach. My kite went down in the waves and I probably drank a bit of water struggling. Finally released my kite, had lost my board and swam in. I had abdominal cramping that evening and fever came on soon after.
Additional Data
What were your symptoms? Check all that apply:: Diarrhea,Rash,Cramps/Stomach Pain,Fever
Did you see a doctor?: No
How long after you were in the water did your illness symptoms start?: Within the day
How many times have you been sick from the water at this beach?: One
How long did your illness last?: One to three Days
Will you allow Surfrider Foundation to contact you? If yes, please provide info below. This will not be shared publicly.: Yes
Did you observe a distinct source of pollution or algal bloom? Please describe.: No
Which state (if US) or country (if non-US) were you visiting?: Hawaii

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