Navigation Links
Salmonella Affected Cases Rises to 31

Since March a strain of Salmonella Montevideo has infected thirty one people and three of them including a baby and a child have been hospitalized //, said the Health Protection agency.

The Agency is probing the increased number of cases.

The chocolate maker Cadbury had withdrawn about a million chocolate bars after contamination in the lot produced in one of its factories. However the Agency has not linked this outbreak to any food.

The HPA has reported that this is occurring in people under 52 years with more than half cases reported in children under 4.

Salmonella affects children more because of their weaker immune system. A previous outbreak of salmonella Montevideo in England was linked to contaminated cooked chicken, while elsewhere in the world sesame seed-based products and tomatoes caused outbreaks.

The HPA said: "A definitive epidemiological link has not been established between the current increase in [salmonella] Montevideo infection and the consumption of any food."

The HPA will be continuing its epidemiological and microbiological investigation by helping local authorities to investigate food manufacturing premises in the south-west of England and West Midlands.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Public Requested To Discard Cheese Products Contaminated With Salmonella
2. Salmonella Poisoned Frozen Pasta Hit Six
3. Cadbury Blamed for Salmonella Outbreak
4. Salmonella Bacteria Are Deceptive
5. Salmonella Outbreak under Investigation
6. Tomatoes: Culprits of Salmonella outbreak
7. Salmonella enteritidis In Chicken Meat Causes Sickness
8. Salmonella Contamination Suspected In A Brand Of Fresh Spinach
9. Health Officials Suspect Salmonella In Peanut Butter
10. Consumers Warned of Using Cat Food Due to Salmonella Contamination
11. Salmonella Poisoning Suspected In Peanut Butter
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... In Madeira ... the mainland by a single drawbridge, citizens formed an organization, Madeira Beach United, to ... traffic and change the small town center to a high rise urban environment. , ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Women’s athletic apparel company ... second pop-up shop for three consecutive weekends. The pop-up shop is a great ... community, a community full of women who appreciate the most premium goods and ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... The United States Food and Drug ... in both men and women. To date, the company is the first and only ... any adult who suffers with androgenetic alopecia. , “This new level of clearance ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... Extremity ... Tennessee locations to streamline patient check-in and post visit surveys. , “The Phreesia ... patient care. It has revolutionized the check-in process for our clinic network, providing ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... A new update to Xsens ... all by utilizing a common Wi-Fi network and a mobile device. When paired with ... location with Wi-Fi, and use a mobile device to control the recording. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/25/2016)... PUNE, India , May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... Pipeline Review, H1 2016"market research report that provides ... complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics ... route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along ... releases. It also reviews key players involved in ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... 24, 2016   ... primären Endpunkte und demonstriert Ebenbürtigkeit bei ... ‚ausgezeichneter plus guter , ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130829/633895-a ) ... positive Daten von der MORA-Studie der Phase III ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ARANZ Medical  Ltd a specialist ... has been named the Coretex Hi-Tech Emerging Company of the ... Dr Bruce Davey , CEO of ARANZ Medical says, ... good to be recognised for the work we are doing ... in 35 countries around the world from Sub-Saharan Africa through ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: