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

2017 Outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium, Clinical and Teaching Laboratories

The CDC and public health officials in several states identified a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium linked to various clinical, commercial, and teaching microbiology laboratories. Twenty nine people infected with the outbreak strain were reported from 18 states. Six ill persons were hospitalized. No deaths were reported. Among people for whom information was available, illnesses started on dates ranging from March 17, 2017 to June 27, 2017. The outbreak was assigned CDC Cluster Code 1706MLJPX-1.

  • Outbreak began:
  • March 2017
  • Affected Country:
  • US
  • Affected States/Territories:
  • California, New York, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Colorado, Iowa, Washington, Michigan, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Florida, Georgia, Maine, Missouri, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Texas
  • Organism(s):
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle(s):
  • Occupational exposure
  • Molecular Results Available:
  • Yes
  • Test Results:
  • JPXX01.0014
  • Location(s):
  • Laboratory
  • Brand Name(s):
  • Product Subject to Recall:
  • No
  • Total ill:
  • 24
  • Number ill by Case Definition Known:
  • Yes
  • Number Laboratory Confirmed Cases:
  • 24
  • Number Probable Cases:
  • 0
  • Number Possible Cases:
  • 0
  • Anyone Hospitalized:
  • Yes
  • Number Hospitalized:
  • 6
  • Any Deaths:
  • No
  • Number Dead:
  • 0

Other Databases

Contact Us

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

 *
 *
 *
 *

* Required Fields