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Outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections

Christian Fernsby ▼ | July 25, 2020
Salmonella Newport infections is rapidly growing in size.
Salmonella Newport
Outbreak   Salmonella Newport
A specific food item, grocery store, or restaurant chain has not been identified as the source of infections.

Topics: Salmonella

Since last update on July 21, 2020, an additional 87 ill people have been reported in this outbreak, including 38 from 8 new states: Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Maine, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Virginia.

A total of 212 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Newport have been reported from 23 states.

31 hospitalizations have been reported.

No deaths have been reported.

CDC is not advising that consumers avoid eating any specific foods, or that retailers stop selling any specific foods.

Illnesses started on dates ranging from June 19, 2020, to July 11, 2020, Ill people range in age from 0 to 92 year.