USA -Utah STEC Outbreak Investigated; Petting Zoos and Farms Studied

Food Poisoning Bulletin

Public health officials in Utah are investigating an increase in Shiga toxin-producing E. coli infections (STEC) in that state, according to the Utah Department of Health. The source of this Utah STEC outbreak has not been identified, but some patients said they visited farms, corn mazes, and petting zoos before they got sick.

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