Don't do this if you have papayas imported from Mexico right now. Photo: Getty Images. But it's not papayas from Uganda that should make you worry. So far, there have been 62 reported cases of Salmonella infections in 8 states with 23 hospitalizations and no deaths. The earliest reported illnesses began on January 14, , and the latest so far on June 8, Here is a table of reported cases by state as of June 26,
Salmonella Infection from Frogs, Turtles and Lizards
By Ewen Callaway. Wal-Mart and some US grocery stores have shelved several varieties of the fruits, while federal investigators determine where the tainted tomatoes came from. Pathogens like Salmonella have probably evolved to cope with life outside our intestines. The bacteria probably come from groundwater contaminated with animal faeces, he says.
1 dead, 164 sick in salmonella from raw turkey, CDC says
Reptiles and amphibians are popular pets with many families. Turtles, frogs, iguanas, snakes, geckos, horned toads, salamanders and chameleons are colorful, quiet and often kept as pets. These animals frequently carry bacteria called Salmonella that can cause serious illness in people.
Language: English French. Clinical salmonellosis associated with Salmonella is increasingly reported in finishing swine. Since S.