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

Posted November 1, 2013 1:30 PM ET

This outbreak appears to be over. However, live poultry, including those kept in backyard flocks, are an important cause of human Salmonella infections in the United States. More information about Salmonella from live poultry and the steps people can take to reduce their risk of infection is available.

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