January 12, 2023
Table 1: Closed Illness and Outbreak Incidents is a list of investigations that were managed by FDA’s Seafood-Related Natural Toxin and Scombrotoxin Fish Poisoning Team for Fish Other Than Molluscan Shellfish. The listed incidents have been completed at this time.
The table is managed and updated when a significant number of illnesses have been investigated in a specific period of time or at least quarterly.
The table has been updated to illustrate additional information such as
- Pending analytical results;
- Confirmed fish/fishery product species identifications; and
- Completed analytical results are listed in their own column.
The following FDA tracking numbers, and illness type have been added to the table:
- 20-09-08: CFP;
- 22-08-15: SFP;
- 22-08-17: SFP;
- 22-09-18: SFP;
- 22-09-20: CFP/SFP;
- 22-10-21: Unknown;
- 22-11-22: SFP; and
- 22-12-23: SFP.
The table may be found at: How to Report Seafood-Related Toxin and Scombrotoxin Fish Poisoning Illnesses | FDA