Foodborne Illness Outbreak Database

This database provides summaries of significant food and water related outbreaks occurring since 1984 caused by E. coli, Salmonella, Hepatitis A, Campylobacter and other pathogens. Read more »

Search Results

1993 Multistate Outbreak of Ssalmonella Montevideo Linked to Tomatoes

An outbreak of Salmonella Montevideo resulted from the consumption of fresh tomatoes. The tomatoes were traced to a South Carolina packer. Tomatoes from this packing house were linked to a Salmonella Javiana outbreak in 1990. Outbreak associated cases were reported by Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Missouri.

  • Outbreak began:
  • June 1993
  • Affected Country:
  • US
  • Affected States/Territories:
  • Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Missouri
  • Organism(s):
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle(s):
  • Fruit, Tomatoes
  • Molecular Results Available:
  • Unknown
  • Test Results:
  • None
  • Location(s):
  • home, restaurant
  • Brand Name(s):
  • Product Subject to Recall:
  • Unknown
  • Total ill:
  • 101
  • Number ill by Case Definition Known:
  • Yes
  • Number Laboratory Confirmed Cases:
  • 101
  • Number Probable Cases:
  • 0
  • Number Possible Cases:
  • 0
  • Anyone Hospitalized:
  • Unknown
  • Number Hospitalized:
  • Unknown
  • Any Deaths:
  • Unknown
  • Number Dead:
  • Unknown
  • Any References:
  • Yes

Other Databases

Contact Us

Questions and comments welcome. Please fill out the form below and we will respond to your inquiry.

 *
 *
 *
 *

* Required Fields