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  • sporadic
  • Preußel K , Milde-Busch A , Schmich P , Wetzstein M , Stark K , Werber D . Risk Factors for Sporadic Non-Pregnancy Associated Listeriosis in Germany-Immunocompromised Patients and Frequently Consumed Ready-To-Eat Products. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • source
  • Joint investigation efforts indicated that commercially produced, prepackaged caramel apples made from Bidart Bros. apples were the likely source of this outbreak. (cdc.gov)
  • Quebec's Ministry of Agriculture and Food said it had traced the source of the outbreak to two Quebec cheese producers on Saturday, but added that other cheese factories could be implicated as inspectors widened their search to include all of the province's 44 makers of raw-milk products. (blogspot.com)
  • Earlier this month, the source of the outbreak was finally traced to a food factory owned by Tiger Brands, 300 kilometres (185 miles) northeast of the South African capital Pretoria. (expatica.com)
  • The source of the outbreak is still unknown. (thepigsite.com)
  • meat
  • Health officials say, the outbreak was traced to an Enterprise Food plant, 300 kilometres northeast of Pretoria, and immediately ordered a nationwide recall of affected processed meat products. (africanews.com)
  • officials
  • Officials from Maple Leaf believe that the outbreak originated sometime in July on line 8 or line 9 of the North York facility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Salmonella
  • At the time, this was considered the largest outbreak of Salmonella food poisoning recorded in U.S. history since the CDC began keeping records in 1970. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • Listeriosis in adults would later be associated with patients living with compromised immune systems, such as individuals taking immunosuppressant drugs and corticosteroids for malignancies or organ transplants, and those with HIV infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • PFGE
  • Second, four widely differing PFGE pattern combinations and two serotypes (1/2a and 1/2b) have been associated with the outbreak. (cdc.gov)
  • people
  • On 5 December 2017 Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi announced that more than 30 people had died following an outbreak of Listeriosis . (health24.com)
  • The outbreak can be visually described with a chart showing the number of people who were diagnosed each day. (cdc.gov)
  • 34 people who ate at a restaurant, Colonial Park Country Club, developed clinical botulism in the second-largest outbreak in United States history. (wikipedia.org)
  • and that since most of the ice cream produced during the outbreak was distributed outside Minnesota, as many as 224,000 people across the United States became sick. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • The antimicrobial regimen should be the standard therapy for listeriosis, typically including IV ampicillin and gentamicin for 14 to 21 days for nonallergic patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Food
  • Here's why you're more prone to Listeriosis and other forms of food poisoning during the summer months. (health24.com)
  • You might be the best home cook, but when it comes to cooking larger amounts of food, there is the odd chance that something might be undercooked , increasing the risk of Listeriosis or other nasty forms of food poisoning. (health24.com)
  • European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), The European Union summary report on trends and sources of zoonoses, zoonotic agents and food-borne outbreaks in 2013. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • Listeriosis mortality rates are also higher in the EU than for other food-borne pathogens. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • This framework is not intended either as a practice guideline or as a modification of existing guidelines or practices in managing patients with confirmed or suspected listeriosis. (cdc.gov)
  • Toronto
  • The outbreak originated from lines 8 and 9 of the Maple Leaf Foods Bartor Road facility (Establishment No. 97B) in North York, Ontario, a neighbourhood of Toronto. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty credited the discovery of the outbreak to an early-warning system implemented after the 2003 SARS outbreak in Toronto. (wikipedia.org)
  • deaths
  • they included two deaths….Listeriosis is potentially fatal, particularly to older and immunocompromised patients, as well as to the babies of pregnant mothers. (wordpress.com)
  • A federal database says 52 deaths were attributed to the outbreak, but news reports at the time put the number as high as 84. (wikipedia.org)
  • On October 4, the CDC updated their report to 100 infected individuals in 20 states and a total of 18 deaths from the outbreak. (wikipedia.org)
  • fever
  • In a follow-up to the Q fever outbreak in Osorno Province, Los Lagos Region in southern Chile, officials now put the confirmed cases at 32-29 in Osorno and 3 in Llanquihue, according to a BioBio. (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • The human Q fever outbreak in Osorno Province in the Los Lagos Region has grown to 59 suspect cases and three confirmed cases, according to a latercera.com report (computer translated). (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • In a follow-up on the Q fever outbreak in southern Chile, assistant sub-secretary of Public Health, Cristian Herrera said the situation has worsened and the case count has risen to 56, according to a. (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • Health officials in the municipality of Barbosa in Sao Paolo state, Brazil have reported a rare outbreak of human Q fever, according to a Jornal Dia a Dia report (computer translated). (outbreaknewstoday.com)
  • Close contact with sheep who have recently given birth can lead to clamydiosis, or enzootic abortion, in pregnant women, as well as an increased risk of Q fever, toxoplasmosis, and listeriosis in pregnant or the otherwise immunocompromised. (wikipedia.org)
  • cases
  • In the United Kingdom, advice along these lines from the Chief Medical Officer posted in maternity clinics led to a sharp decline in cases of listeriosis in pregnancy in the late 1980s. (wikipedia.org)
  • The outbreak was shown to have continued to spread to new states, with the CDC update on October 7 stating that the number of cases had risen to 109 in 23 states and that three more people had died to bring the death toll to 21. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • and that since most of the ice cream produced during the outbreak was distributed outside Minnesota, as many as 224,000 people across the United States became sick. (wikipedia.org)
  • Usually
  • Three main forms are usually recognized throughout the affected species: encephalitis, the most common form in ruminants late abortion gastro-intestinal septicemia with liver damage, in monogastric species as well as in preruminant calves and lambs Listeriosis in animals can sometimes be cured with antibiotics (tetracyclines, chloramphenicol and benzyl penicillin) when diagnosed early. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • Outbreaks of zoonoses have been traced to human interaction with and exposure to animals at fairs, petting zoos, and other settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • An outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes ( L. monocytogenes ) in the fresh produce industry has made headlines once again, this time with suspected contamination of bagged salad. (neogen.com)
  • products
  • This long incubation period hamper efforts to identify suspect products and increases the attack-rate in outbreaks, the article explains. (neogen.com)
  • plant
  • The outbreak was determined to originate from Jensen Farms in Holly, Colorado after Listeria monocytogenes was found in cantaloupe samples at a Jensen Farms store in Denver, Colorado and at the farm's packaging plant. (wikipedia.org)