19 Hospitalized In Salmonellosis Outbreak At Lipetsk Poultry Farm

by 5m Editor
29 August 2007, at 9:07am

VORONEZH - A salmonellosis outbreak was registered among workers of a poultry farm of the company “Chicken Kingdom” in the Lipetsk region, 19 people were hospitalized as a result of the outbreak.

The condition of the infected people is estimated as light and moderate-to-severe, chief regional epidemiologist Lyudmila Kirillova told Itar-Tass on Wednesday.

The preliminary reports said workers, who worked in shifts for the reconstruction of a building of the poultry farm, got infected after they had had a diner at the canteen.


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