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Multistate Outbreak of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks (Final Update)

Posted October 26, 2012 3:30 PM ET

This outbreak appears to be over. However, Salmonella is an important cause of human illness in the United States. More information about Salmonella, and steps people can take to reduce their risk of infection, can be found on the CDC Salmonella Web Page and the CDC Vital Signs Web Page.

Current Case Count Map

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State*

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State

*n=195 for whom information was reported as of October 23, 2012

A total of 195 persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Salmonella Newport, and Salmonella Lille were reported from 27 states. The number of ill persons identified in each state was as follows: Alabama (4), Arizona (1), Arkansas (1), Delaware (1), Georgia (5), Illinois (4), Indiana (6), Kansas (1), Kentucky (11), Louisiana (1), Maryland (5), Maine (4), Massachusetts (7), Michigan (2), North Carolina (15), Nebraska (1), New Jersey (5), New York (23), Ohio (42), Pennsylvania (16), Rhode Island (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (11), Texas (2), Virginia (9), Vermont (3), and West Virginia (11).

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Previous Case Count Maps

Case Count Map: August 16, 2012

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State*

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State as of August 16, 2012

*n=163 for whom information was reported as of August 16, 2012

A total of 163 persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Salmonella Newport, and Salmonella Lille have been reported from 26 states. The 20 new cases are from 10 states: Illinois (2), Massachusetts (1), Maryland (2), New York (5), North Carolina (1), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (1), Vermont (1), and West Virginia (3).

Case Count Map: July 11, 2012

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State*

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State as of July 11, 2012

*n=144 for whom information was reported as of July 11, 2012

A total of 144 persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Salmonella Newport, and Salmonella Lille have been reported from 26 states. The 21 new cases are from 9 states: Arizona (1), Maine (1), Massachusetts (1), Michigan (1), North Carolina (2), Ohio (7), Pennsylvania (1), Tennessee (3), and Virginia (4).

Case Count Map: June 5, 2012

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State*

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State as of June 5, 2012

*n=123 for whom information was reported as of June 5, 2012

A total of 123 persons infected with outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Salmonella Newport, and Salmonella Lille have been reported from 25 states. The 30 new cases are from 14 states: Alabama (1), Delaware (1), Georgia (2), Indiana (1), Kansas (1), Kentucky (1), Maine (1), New York (3), North Carolina (3), Ohio (4), Pennsylvania (1), Tennessee (4), Texas (1), and West Virginia (6).

Case Count Map: May 25, 2012

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State*

Persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Newport, and Lille, by State as of May 25, 2012

*n=93 for whom information was reported as of May 25, 2012

A total of 93 persons infected with outbreak strains of Salmonella Infantis, Salmonella Newport, and Salmonella Lille have been reported from 23 states. The number of ill persons identified in each state is as follows: Alabama (3), Georgia (3), Illinois (1), Indiana (2), Kentucky (4), Louisiana (1), Massachusetts (1), Maryland (1), Maine (2), Michigan (1), Nebraska (1), New Jersey (1), North Carolina (9), New York (13), Ohio (26), Pennsylvania (9), Rhode Island (1), South Carolina (1), Tennessee (4), Texas (1), Virginia (6), Vermont (1), and West Virginia (1).

 
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