Volume 19, Number 1—January 2013
CME ACTIVITY - Synopsis
Listeriosis Outbreaks and Associated Food Vehicles, United States, 1998–2008
|Study period, year†
||Total no. cases‡
||Listeria monocytogenes serotype
||Food vehicle (reference)
|2000||No||122||13||13||0||4b||Mexican-style cheese (22)|
|Yes||151||30||29||4||1/2a||Deli meat (14)|
|2001||No||3||28||0||0||1/2a||Deli meat (21)|
|2002||Yes||100||54||NA||8||4b||Deli meat (15)|
|No||2||2||0||0||1/2b||Taco or nacho salad|
|2008||No||47||5||5||3||1/2a||Tuna salad (23)|
|Yes||150||8||4||0||1/2a||Mexican-style cheese (24)|
*NA, no data available.
†No listeriosis cases were reported in 2004.
‡Includes laboratory-confirmed and epidemiologically linked cases.
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