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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October 08 2008 Outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 Infections Linked to Ixtapa Bajaras, Inc., DBA Ixtapa Family Mexican Restaurant, Washington

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

Eating at the Ixtapa Restaurant in Lake Stevens, Washington, was linked to an outbreak of E.coli O157:H7. The extensive menu offering resulted in a complex investigation. Guacamole was epidemiologically associated with illness. It was unknown how t…Read More »

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