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2016 Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Braenderup Linked to Live Poultry

In 2016 public health officials investigated an outbreak of Salmonella Braenderup associated with contact with live poultry. A total of 129 people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Braenderup was reported from 25 states. Among people who reported the date they became ill, illnesses began between January 27, 2016 and September 9, 2016. Among 105 ill people with available information, 27 were hospitalized. No deaths were reported.

  • Outbreak began:
  • January 2016
  • Affected Country:
  • US
  • Affected States/Territories:
  • New York, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Oregon, Utah, Iowa, Washington, Maryland, Michigan, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Arkansas, Massachusetts, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New Jersey, South Carolina, Texas
  • Organism(s):
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle(s):
  • Animal contact
  • Molecular Results Available:
  • Unknown
  • Test Results:
  • None
  • Location(s):
  • Home
  • Brand Name(s):
  • Product Subject to Recall:
  • No
  • Total ill:
  • 129
  • Number ill by Case Definition Known:
  • Yes
  • Number Laboratory Confirmed Cases:
  • 129
  • Number Probable Cases:
  • 0
  • Number Possible Cases:
  • 0
  • Anyone Hospitalized:
  • Yes
  • Number Hospitalized:
  • 27
  • Any Deaths:
  • No
  • Number Dead:
  • 0
  • Any References:
  • No

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