States where persons infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O157:H7 live, United States, by state, April 1, 2009 to June 30, 2009
Twenty three persons infected with a strain of E. coli O157:H7 with a particular "DNA fingerprint" have been reported from 9 states. Of these, 17 have been confirmed by an advanced DNA test as having the outbreak strain; confirmatory tests are pending on others. The number of ill persons identified in each state is as follows: California (4), Maine (1), Michigan (6), Minnesota (1), New Hampshire (1), New Jersey (2), New Mexico (1), New York (1) and Wisconsin (6).
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Content source: National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric Diseases (ZVED)