105 persons ill from Salmonella & Mangoes in 16 states

Posted on August 30, 2012 by

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A total of 105 persons infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Braenderup have been reported to in 16 states since July 1, 2012.

The number of ill persons identified in each state is as follows:

California (80),

Delaware (1),

Hawaii (3),

Idaho (1),

Illinois (1),

Louisiana (1),

Maine (1),

Michigan (1),

Montana (1),

Nebraska (1),

New Jersey (1),

New York (3),

Oregon (1),

Texas (2),

Washington (6), and

Wisconsin (1).

25 ill persons have been hospitalized. No deaths have been reported.

On August 29, Splendid Products of Burlingame, California issued a recall of certain lots of Daniella brand mangoes  because they may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria.

Consumers who recently purchased recalled Daniella brand mangoes distributed by Splendid Products are advised not to eat them and discard any remaining recalled mangoes.

  • When in doubt, throw it out.
  • Investigations are ongoing to determine other possible types or sources of mangoes that may be causing this outbreak.

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