Thursday, 19 Apr 2018
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Alert for possible contamination of eggs with salmonella

NEW YORK – Rose Acre Farms in Indiana has recalled more than 200 million eggs “due to extreme caution” for possible salmonella contamination, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said. ) on his website on Friday. The eggs were distributed from the company’s farm in Hyde County, North Carolina, and sold in stores and restaurants in nine states: Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Carolina South, Virginia and West Virginia So far 22 patients with salmonella for egg consumption have been confirmed, the FDA said. Salmonella causes a serious and sometimes fatal infection, with symptoms that include fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain, according to the FDA. The removed eggs have a range of Julian dates from 011 to 102 printed on the side or on the main side of the box or package. You can find a Complete list of batch codes on the FDA site . A total of 206,749,248 are affected. The FDA said consumers who purchased the eggs should stop using them immediately and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

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