A recall was issued on 15 June 2018 for trays with a "Best if used by" date of 17 June which were sold at Kwik Trip, Kwik Star, Demond's, Sentry, Potash, Meehan's, Country Market, FoodMax Supermarket, and Peapod stores in Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and MI.
More than 200 people in four states have been infected with an intestinal parasite after eating prepackaged vegetable trays sold by Del Monte Foods, federal authorities said.
Officials say the Del Monte vegetable trays included broccoli, cauliflower, carrots and dill dip. So far, the age range for those sickened is 13 to 79 years old. Del Monte Fresh Produce vegetable tray) 7 1752472518 9 (12 oz. The recalled products, which affected people in Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin as of Thursday, have a "Best If Enjoyed By" date of June 17, 2018. Officials said two, in MI, came from vegetables bought in Wisconsin. Recalls were issued in June for those four states as well as IL and Indiana.
Tropical Storm Chris forms off East Coast
There will be a 50 percent coverage of rain Monday in the Orlando area, where temperatures will warm into the low 90s. Chris is expected to become the second hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic season sometime late today or early Tuesday.
The investigation is ongoing and the CDC will provide updates when more information is available.
Cyclosporiasis is caused by Cyclospora cayetanensis, a single-celled protozoa most commonly transmitted on produce contaminated with human fecal matter, particularly from tropical or subtropical regions where the parasite is native.
It is imperative that potential victims tell their doctors they may have been exposed to the parasite, as specific lab tests are required to diagnose the infection. Some people who are infected with Cyclospora do not have any symptoms.
The symptoms associated with cyclosporiasis are watery diarrhea, loss of appetite, weight loss, cramping, bloating, increased gas, nausea and fatigue. Vomiting, headache, fever, body aches and flu-like symptoms can also occur.