Outbreak Investigation of Salmonella Uganda Potentially Linked to Whole, Fresh Papayas, June 2019

Jul 03, 2019

Outbreak Investigation of Salmonella Uganda Potentially Linked to Whole, Fresh Papayas, June 2019

https://www.fda.gov/food/outbreaks-foodborne-illness/outbreak-investigation-salmonella-uganda-potentially-linked-whole-fresh-papayas-june-2019

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of 62 Salmonella Uganda illnesses potentially linked to whole, fresh papayas imported from Mexico.  These illnesses have been reported in eight states: Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Florida, and Texas.

For more details pertaining to this recall, click the link at the top of the page.