Foodborne Illness Outbreak Database

This database provides summaries of significant food and water related outbreaks occurring since 1984 caused by E. coli, Salmonella, Hepatitis A, Campylobacter and other pathogens. Read more »

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August 90 1995 Outbreak of Salmonella Typhi at a Latin Food Festival, Maryland

  • Organism:
  • Salmonella
  • Vehicle:
  • Produce-Only Salad, Potato Salad

A potato salad that had been prepared by a recent immigrant from El Salvador was implicated in an outbreak of Typhoid Fever in Montgomery County, Maryland. The salad was prepared with bare hands and without adequate temperature control. Salmonella …Read More »

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