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 »

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June 17 2017 Outbreak of Campylobacter, Cafe Juanita, Kirkland, Washington

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • foie gras

Seattle King County Public Health investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter associated with a single meal party at Cafe Juanita, a restaurant located in Kirkland. The investigation was opened on June 24, 2017 when PHSKC interviewed an ill person diag…Read More »

June 17 2017 Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis at a Food Festival, Connecticut

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Beef

In June 2017 eleven persons (8 laboratory confirmed) were infected with Campylobacter after eating at a food festival held in Connecticut. Only one food item - a marinated rib-eye beef stir-fry was significantly associated with illness (odds ration: …Read More »

June 17 2017 Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis at a Private Event, Seattle, Washington

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

In August 2017 Public Health Seattle King County (PHSKC) staff learned of two individuals with lab-confirmed Campylobacter who had attended the same private party on June 24, 2017. Each case reported multiple other ill persons associated with the sam…Read More »

February 17 2017 Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis Linked to Consumption of Chicken Liver Mousse, Colorado

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • chicken liver mousse

In the spring of 2017 Colorado public health officials investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter infections linked to consumption of chicken liver pate at a sit-down restaurant located in Niwot, Colorado. Exposure dates ranged from February 26, 2017 …Read More »

September 16 2016 Outbreak of Campylobacter Infections at a Harvest Moon Dinner, Colorado

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

On September 17, 2016 a Harvest Moon Dinner was hosted by Grant Farms in Wellington, Colorado. The menu included a roasted hog and steamed corn cooked at the farm. Other menu items were prepared at a licensed facility in Wyoming. Unpasteurized milk w…Read More »

July 16 2016 Outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni Associated with Undercooked Chicken Liver Mousse, Clark County, Washington

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • chicken liver mousse

In July 2016 Clark County (Washington) Public Health staff investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter linked to consumption of undercooked chicken liver mousse. Members of five households dined together at a local restaurant on July 6, 2016. Campyloba…Read More »

May 16 2016 Outbreak of Campylobacter at Alejandro's Taqueria, Fairfield, CA

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

In June 2016 Solano County Public Health investigated an outbreak of campylobacter linked to food sold at Alejandro's Tacqueria located in Fairfield, California. Meal dates ranged from May 26 to May 29. As many as 30 people became ill. The restaurant…Read More »

January 16 2016-2018 Multistate Outbreak of Campylobacter Infections Linked to Puppies Sold at Petland Stores

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Animal contact

The Ohio Department of Health, several other states, the CDC and the USDA investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter infections linked to puppies sold through Petland, a national pet store chain. The outbreak included 118 people with laboratory-confir…Read More »

May 15 2015 Campylobacter Associated with Consumption of Raw Goat Milk Produced by Claravale Farm, California

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Goat, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

In June 2015 Orange County Health Care Agency reported three cases of campylobacteriosis associated with consumption of raw goat milk distributed by Claravale Farm of San Benito County. All three patients were children less than 5 years of age. One …Read More »

June 14 2014 Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis Among KSU Diary Unit Workers

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Cow

In July 2014 Kansas Department of Health and Environment and Riley County Health Department investigated an outbreak of campylobacteriosis among workers at the Kansas State University Dairy Unit. Five student workers and one full-time worker reported…Read More »

May 14 2014 Outbreak of Campylobacter Linked to Raw Milk Produced by Ropelato Dairy, Utah

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw

Utah Public health officials investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter in 45 patients linked to consumption of raw milk produced by Ropelato Dairy in Weber County, Utah. Onset of illness dates ranged from May 9, 2014 to July 21, 2014. Two cases occur…Read More »

January 14 2014 Outbreak of Campylobacter Linked to Consumption of Raw Oysters, Oregon

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Oysters,raw

An outbreak of campylobacter in 5 individuals who consumed raw oysters sold by Coos Bay Oyster company of Charleston, Oregon prompted a recall of its shucked and in-shell oysters. Four people were laboratory confirmed with Campylobacter. One person w…Read More »

December 13 2013-2014 Outbreak of Campylobacter Linked to Chicken Liver Pate

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • chicken liver pate

In February 2014 public health officials issued an alert regarding an outbreak of campylobacter linked to consumption of undercooked or raw chicken livers. Three people live in Oregon and two others were from Ohio but were visiting Oregon. A Washingt…Read More »

August 13 Salmonella and Campylobacter at University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, August and September 2013

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella, Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

Channel 9 News reports that 25 people who ate meals on the University of Tennessee Chattanooga campus have complained of foodborne illness. A spokesperson for the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department said that victims have reported illness s…Read More »

June 13 2013 Outbreak of Campylobacter Infections at the Burger and Beer Bash in Westchester County, New York

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

In June 2013 Westchester County Health Department announced an outbreak of Campylobacter among attendees of an outdoor food festival at the Kensico Dam in Valhala, NY. The festival, Burger and Beer Bash, was held on June 6, 2013. Because most attend…Read More »

May 13 May 2013 Outbreak of Campylobacter - Kasilof Dairy Produced Raw Milk

  • Organism:
  • Camylobacter jejuni
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasterized, Raw

In May 2013 the Alaska Department of Health reported that two patients had been diagnosed with Campylobacter jejuni (C. jejuni). The two unrelated patients shared an indistinguishable PFGE pattern. Both patients indicated that their diarrheal illnes…Read More »

January 13 2013 Campylobacter Outbreak Associated with Consumption of Raw Milk, Alaska

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw

In February 2013 the Alaska Division of Public Health announced an outbreak of Campylobacter coli (C. coli) linked to consumption of raw (unpasteurized) milk distributed by Kasilof Dairy, a Kenai-based cow-share program. In total 31 cases were identi…Read More »

October 12 2012 Campylobacter Outbreak, Long Distance Obstacle Adventure Race, Nevada

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, surface

In October 2012 Nevada public health officials investigated an outbreak of campylobacter among participants of a long-distance obstacle adventure race held on a cattle ranch in Beatty, Nevada. A case-control study was conducted and results showed a s…Read More »

September 12 2012 Outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni Associated with a Restaurant in Apple Valley, Minnesota

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

In October 2012 public health officials in Minnesota investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni infections among patrons of a restaurant located in Apple Valley, Minnesota. Illness histories and exposure information were obtained from 74 resta…Read More »

April 12 2012 E. Coli O157:H7 Linked to Consumption of Foundation Farm Unpasteurized, Raw Milk, Oregon

  • Organism:
  • E. coli O157:H7, Cryptosporidium, Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw

On April 13, the Oregon Health Authority announced that they were investigating an outbreak of E. coli O157:H7. Nineteen patients diagnosed with E. coli O157:H7 were identified. In addition, one patient was infected with Campylobacter and one patien…Read More »

April 12 2012 Multistate Outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni associated with undercooked chicken livers

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter jejuni
  • Vehicle:
  • chicken liver

In October 2012 the Vermont Department of Health investigated an outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni. A query of PulseNet led to the identification of one additional case each from New Hampshire and New York and another case in Vermont occurring in the …Read More »

February 12 2012 Campylobacter Linked to consumption of Unpasteurized Claravale Farm Dairy Products, California

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Cream, Unpasteurized, Raw

Raw milk, raw nonfat milk, and raw cream produced by Claravale Farm of San Benito County, California, were recalled by the state of California on March 23, 2012. The recall resulted from an investigation into an outbreak of Campylobacter associated …Read More »

January 12 2012 Campylobacter Linked to Consumption of Raw Milk, Kansas

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw

An outbreak of Campylobacteriosis was associated with drinking raw milk purchased from a dairy in South Central, Kansas.…Read More »

January 12 2012 Outbreak of Campylobacter Linked to Commercially Available Raw Milk in California

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

From January through April 30, 2012 the California Department of Public Health reported that at least 33 people with campylobacter infection were identified in California. Ill patients reported consuming raw milk from two commercial dairies in Calif…Read More »

September 11 Jerry Dell Farm Unpasteurized, Raw Milk 2011

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

At least two people became ill due to Campylobacteriosis after drinking raw milk. The milk had been produced by Jerry Dell Farm in Freeville, New York. The farm had an agricultural permit to sell raw milk at the farm. The milk was confirmed to be …Read More »

June 11 Tucker Adkins Dairy Raw Milk 2011

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

On July 18, the Food and Drug Administration(FDA) warned consumers to avoid drinking raw milk from Tucker Adkins Dairy, located in York, South Carolina. The cases were from three different households and had consumed raw milk from the dairy on June …Read More »

June 11 Wyoming Ranch Sheep Castration Animal Contact 2011

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Animal Contact, Sheep

Two men developed Campylobacter jejuni enteritis after castrating sheep(lambs) during a multiday event to castrate and dock the tails of 1,600 lambs. Both men had used their teeth to castrate the lambs and were the only persons at the event who had …Read More »

September 10 2010 Outbreak of Campylobacter Linked to consumption of Hinerwadel's Grove Raw Clams

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Seafood, Shellfish, Clams

At least 7 people in Clay, New York, became ill with campylobacter after attending a clam bake at Hinerwadel’s Restaurant on September 15, 2010. Raw clams were suspected as the vehicle of infection. The clam bake had been sponsored by the Syracus…Read More »

July 10 Campfire Lodge Resort Hebgen Lake, Montana Well Water 2010

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, Well Water

An outbreak of Campylobacteriosis occurred among persons who had been at the Campfire Lodge Resort, on Hebgen Lake, in Montana, in the West Yellowstone area. Health officials discovered E. coli and fecal coliforms in the drinking water system. The …Read More »

June 10 2010 E. coli O157:H7 and Campylobacter Linked to Billy Goat Dairy Raw Goat Milk, Longmont, Colorado

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter, E.coli O157:H7
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Goat, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

An outbreak of E. coli O157 and Campylobacter occurred among persons who drank raw goat's milk from the Billy Goat Dairy in Longmont, Colorado. The Billy Goat Dairy operated a goat share program in which customers bought a share of a goat and in ret…Read More »

May 10 2010 Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis Associated with Northern Saratoga Springs Water, Utah

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, Municipal

Northern Saratoga Springs, Utah, residents, were told to boil their water for a few days, in mid-May, after an outbreak of Campylobacter had been detected. The epidemiologic investigation implicated drinking water from the municipal water supply; a …Read More »

May 10 2010 "Bath Tub" Cheese Queso Fresco

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Cheese, Unpasteurized, Queso Fresco, Raw Cheese

A small child developed an infection with Campylobacter after eating queso fresco in Washoe County, Nevada. The cheese had been sold door-to-door in the Truckee Meadows area. The presence of Campylobacter was confirmed in a sample of cheese collecte…Read More »

April 10 Ropelato Dairy Raw Milk 2010

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

Nine people in Weber, Davis, and Cache Counties, Utah, were confirmed to have developed infection with Campylobacter after consuming raw, unpasteurized, milk. The milk was produced by Ropelato Dairy. Laboratory analysis of the milk showed high lev…Read More »

March 10 2010 Campylobacter Linked to Consumption of Adam Dean and Pasture Maid Creamery Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

The public was urged to dispose of dairy products produced by Pasture Maid Creamery in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. The raw milk from the dairy was tested and found to contain Campylobacter. The health department had received reports of Campylobac…Read More »

August 09 2009 Outbreak of Campylobacter at a Mexican Restaurant - Henrico and Chickahominy Health Districts

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

In august 2009 local and state health department staff in Virginia investigated an outbreak of campylobacter linked to food prepared by a Mexican restaurant. Illnesses occurred in two clusters. Patients in the first cluster attended a wedding recepti…Read More »

May 09 Pennsylvania Private Home Unpasteurized Milk 2009

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk, Whole

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni was associated with drinking raw, unpasteurized, whole milk in a private home in Pennsylvania.…Read More »

February 09 2009 Outbreak of Campylobacter, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Apple Valley, Minnesota

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Vegetable, Leafy Greens, Lettuce

An outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni occurred among patrons who ate a variety of chicken and non-chicken dishes at the Apple Valley, Minnesota, Chipotle Mexican Grill. Exposures involved meals that had been served between February 9 and 14. An envir…Read More »

November 08 Illinois Restaurant 4 Unknown 2008

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

Two people became ill with Campylobacter, unknown species, after eating at a restaurant in Illinois. The vehicle of infection was not described.…Read More »

August 08 California Private Home or Wedding Reception Unknown 2008

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter(unknown species) occurred among people who had eaten at a wedding reception or at a private home in California. The vehicle of infection was not described.…Read More »

August 08 Oregon Private Home Queso Fresco 2008

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Cheese, Queso Fresco, Raw Cheese

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter(unknown species) occurred among people who had eaten queso fresco cheese in a private home in Oregon. It was not stated whether the queso fresco cheese had been made from pasteurized milk. Often these cheeses a…Read More »

July 08 West Virginia Private Home Unknown 2008

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni occurred among people who had eaten at a private home in West Virginia. The vehicle of infection was not described.…Read More »

June 08 Michigan Private Home Pork 2008

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Pork

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter(unknown species) occurred among people who had eaten pork at a private home in Michigan. The preparation of the pork was not given.…Read More »

March 08 Idaho Unknown Location Raw Milk 2008

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter coli occurred in Idaho. The exposure location was not described. The animal source of the milk was not described.…Read More »

July 07 California Restaurant 4 Unknown 2007

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter, unknown species, occurred among people who had eaten at a restaurant in California. The vehicle of infection was not described.…Read More »

June 07 Pennsylvania Unknown Location 6 Unknown Vehicle 2007

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter occurred in Pennsylvania. The vehicle of infection and the outbreak location were not named.…Read More »

May 07 New Mexico School Ham Sandwich 2007

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Sandwiches, Other Sandwich, Ham

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter(unknown species) occurred at a school in New Mexico. Ham sandwiches were named as the vehicle of infection.…Read More »

April 07 Pennsylvania Unknown Location 7 Dairy, Ice Cream 2007

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Unknown Dairy, Ice Cream, Homemade

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter occurred in Pennsylvania at an undisclosed location. An undescribed dairy product and homemade ice cream were named as the vehicles of infection.…Read More »

April 07 New York Private Home Raw Milk 2007

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

A confirmed outbreak due to Campylobacter occurred among people who had consumed raw, unpasteurized, milk, at a private home in New York state.…Read More »

March 07 Pennsylvania Unknown Location 2 Unknown 2007

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter occurred in Pennsylvania. Neither the vehicle of infection or location were named.…Read More »

October 06 2006 Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis Linked to Chicken with Soy Sauce and Pork with Soy Sauce, California

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Poultry, Chicken Pork Soy Sauce

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter(species unknown) was associated with eating chicken or pork with soy sauce. The exposure location was not described.…Read More »

August 06 Ohio Picnic Bratwurst and Grilled Chicken 2006

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Luncheon Meat and Sausage, Bratwurst Poultry, Chicken, Grilled Chicken

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacteriosis was linked to eating bratwurst sausage or grilled chicken at a picnic in Ohio.…Read More »

August 06 Colorado Banquet Facility and Wedding Reception Unknown Vehicle 2006

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter(unknown species) occurred among people who had eaten at a banquet facility or wedding reception in Colorado. The vehicle of infection was not described.…Read More »

March 06 North Carolina Unknown Location Unknown Vehicle 2006

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter, unknown species, occurred in North Carolina. The exposure location and the the vehicle of infection were not described.…Read More »

February 06 New York Private Home Unpasteurized Milk 2006

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

Two people in Tompkins county, New York, became ill after consuming raw, or unpasteurized, milk. Farmers were allowed to sell raw milk in New York state. Raw milk from the farm tested positive for Campylobacter.…Read More »

October 05 Multistate Unknown Location Unpasteurized, Raw Milk 2005

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacteriosis was associated with drinking raw milk that originated from a dairy in Colorado City, Arizona. There were five Arizona cases and two Utah cases. The milk was sampled, and Salmonella was isolated; Campylobac…Read More »

October 05 Juab County Dairy Farm Unpasteurized Milk 2005

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacteriosis occurred among veterinary technician students who visited a Juab County, Utah, dairy. During the visit, eight drank raw milk which then resulted in 2 or 3 illnesses.…Read More »

October 05 Alaska Farm Peas 2005

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Vegetables, Peas

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni was associated with eating peas that had been contaminated at the farm source in the Anchorage/Mat-Su Valley region of Alaska.…Read More »

September 05 2005 Outbreak of Campylobacter at a Group Treatment Home Linked to Consumption of Raw Milk, Utah

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

A confirmed outbreak of Campylobacteriosis occurred among people who drank unpasteurized, raw milk at a group treatment home in Bear River, Utah. A local clergyman brought the milk, and some brownies and cookies. The milk came from his farm.…Read More »

July 05 Family Fourth of July Gathering Water 2005

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, Well, Pool

An outbreak of campylobacteriosis occurred among family members who participated in a Fourth of July family gathering. The gathering was held in Converse County, Wyoming. Illness was identified in family members from Converse County and Natrona Cou…Read More »

June 05 Camping Trip to Farm Unknown 2005

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

A group of school children and adults who camped at a local farm in Washington state developed Campylobacteriosis. There were several animals at the farm (i.e., chickens, turkeys, cows, goats), but no bacterial pathogens were isolated from the stool…Read More »

May 05 2005 Outbreak of Gastroenteritis at Camp Yamhill, Oregon

  • Organism:
  • E. coli O157:H7, Campylobacter, Non-O157 STEC
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, Drinking Water

An outbreak of gastroenteritis occurred at a camp in Oregon. The outbreak was caused by multiple pathogens such as E. coli O157:H7, Campylobacter, and E. coli O145. The water system may have been overwhelmed surface water runoff caused by heavy rai…Read More »

March 05 Park County Raw Milk (2) 2005

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

Two cases of campylobacteriosis were linked to the consumption of raw milk produced by a dairy in Park County, Wyoming. The two were from different households. Another outbreak of Campylobacter occurred in this county one year before. The milk invo…Read More »

July 04 Park County Raw Milk (1) 2004

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

Five confirmed, and one suspect, case of campylobacteriosis were found to be associated with drinking milk from a dairy in Park County, Wyoming. All persons had consumed raw milk from the dairy sometime in late June or early July. Other possible link…Read More »

May 04 South Bass Island Resort Municipal Water 2004

  • Organism:
  • Norovirus, Salmonella, Campylobacter, Other
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, Municipal

An outbreak of gastroenteritis occurred among visitors and residents of South Bass Island, Ohio. An environmental assessment and extensive testing of island water sources was performed, including use of a novel ultrafiltration water collection syste…Read More »

August 00 Utah Irrigation Water 2000

  • Organism:
  • E. coli O157:H7, Campylobacter, Non-O157 STEC
  • Vehicle:
  • Water, Irrigation

Cross contamination between potable drinking water and an irrigation system led to an outbreak of gastroenteritis. Multiple pathogens caused illness, such as Campylobacter jejuni, E. coli O157:H7, and E. coli O111. The outbreak occurred among perso…Read More »

August 00 Utah Private Home Raw Milk 2000

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

Five persons became ill with Campylobacter after drinking raw milk in Utah.…Read More »

December 95 Scotland Fife Water Supply 1995

  • Organism:
  • E. coli O157:H7
  • Vehicle:
  • Water

Treated sewage, which had been discharged into a stream, contaminated the public water supply of Fife, Scotland.…Read More »

December 92 1992 Campylobacter Linked to Raw Milk Served at a Church Picnic, Minnesota

  • Organism:
  • Campylobacter
  • Vehicle:
  • Dairy, Milk, Unpasteurized, Raw Milk

An outbreak of Campylobacter occurred among people who drank raw milk served at a church picnic.…Read More »

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