Frozen Fruit Pulp Linked To Typhoid Outbreak

Law360, New York (August 20, 2010, 5:24 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has linked the ongoing salmonella outbreak in the United States to frozen mamey fruit pulp, saying at least nine people in California and Nevada have become sickened with typhoid fever after consuming products manufactured under the La Nuestra and Goya brands.

The FDA said Friday that an investigation by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state partners had revealed an epidemiologic link between the products and Salmonella Typhi, which causes typhoid fever, a potentially fatal illness....
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