Yersinia Outbreak Linked to Pennsylvania Dairy
Brunton Dairy Tied to Outbreak
According to the Pennsylvania Departments of Health and Agriculture as well as the Allegheny County Health Department, at least three children and two adults in Beaver and Allegheny County developed Yersinia enterocolitica infections after drinking milk from Brunton Dairy in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania. The dairy has agreed to stop producing and selling milk that came from its on-site pasteurization facility.
Yersinia enterocolitica Symptoms
A Yersinia enterocolitica infection is a gastrointestinal infection often caused by ingesting contaminated meats, milk, or water. Symptoms typically appear 24-48 hours after ingestion and often include watery diarrhea, vomiting, and fever.
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