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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September 04 2004 Shigellosis at a Roseville Restaurant Linked to Consumption of Beef Tacos

  • Organism:
  • Shigella
  • Vehicle:
  • Beef, Ground Beef, Tacos Food Worker

Laboratory surveillance revealed two genetically matched, Shigella flexneri 2a isolates. Upon investigation into these isolates and interview of the corresponding cases, a common exposure was found. Both cases had eaten at the same Roseville, Minne…Read More »

August 94 Viking Serenade Cruise Ship Unknown Food 1994

  • Organism:
  • Shigella
  • Vehicle:
  • Unknown

An outbreak of gastroenteritis occurred among passengers and workers on a cruise ship voyage from San Pedro, California to Ensenada, Mexico. Shigella flexneri 2a was isolated from at least 12 passengers. The Shigella was resistant to the antibiotic…Read More »

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