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

Posted October 12, 2012 1:30 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.

For Consumers

For Mail-Order Hatcheries and Feed Stores that Sell or Display Live Poultry

For Public Health Professionals

Selected Announcements for Salmonella Outbreaks Linked to Live Poultry