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Outbreak of type E botulism associated with an uneviscerated, salt-cured fish product--New Jersey, 1992.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1630429     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In May 1992, the New Jersey Department of Health (NJDH) received a report of a man admitted to a hospital with a preliminary diagnosis of botulism. Subsequently, three family members of the man were diagnosed with botulism. This report summarizes the epidemiologic investigation of these cases that linked illness to consumption of an uneviscerated, salt-cured fish product.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report     Volume:  41     ISSN:  0149-2195     ISO Abbreviation:  MMWR Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep.     Publication Date:  1992 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-08-20     Completed Date:  1992-08-20     Revised Date:  2008-02-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7802429     Medline TA:  MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  521-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Animals
Botulism / epidemiology*,  etiology
Disease Outbreaks*
Fishes*
Food Microbiology
Food Preservation*
Humans
Male
New Jersey / epidemiology

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