CDC issued an update on Salmonella Oranienburg in produce

On September 30, 2021, the CDC issued an update on the status of Salmonella Oranienburg. Since the last update, more ill people have been identified. As of September 29, 2021, 419 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Oranienburg have been reported from 35 states. The stated cases are Alabama (1), Arkansas (8), California (6), Connecticut (4), Florida (5), Georgia (2), Illinois (28), Indiana (1), Iowa (1), Kansas (9), Kentucky (9), Louisiana (4), Maryland (22), Massachusetts (10), Michigan (6), Minnesota (20), Mississippi (2), Missouri (5), Nebraska (6), New Jersey (5), New Mexico ( 8), New York (3), North Carolina (7), North Dakota(2), Ohio (5), Oklahoma (63), Oregon (1), Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina (2), South Dakota (7), Tennessee (2), Texas (111), Utah (2), Virginia (38) and Wisconsin (10). Of 214 people with information available, 31% have been hospitalized, and no deaths have been reported. The actual number of sick people in an outbreak is likely much higher than the number reported, and the outbreak may not be limited to the states with known illnesses. This is because many people recover without medical care and are not tested for Salmonella. @


 CDC: Salmonella Outbreak with Unknown Food Source
CDC: Salmonella Outbreak with Unknown Food Source

Get the most up-to-date outbreak information here.

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