Nationwide pseudo-outbreak of Salmonella enterica ssp. diarizonae, France

Publié le 1 Juin 2011
Mis à jour le 10 septembre 2019

Abstract. To investigate an increased incidence of human cultures growing Salmonella enterica subspecies diarizonae serotype 61:k:1,5,7 in France in 2008, we reviewed medical records of case-patients and identified the material used during invasive procedures and for bacterial culture. Trace back investigations incriminated culture media containing contaminated sheep blood agar. (R.A.)

Auteur : Thiolet JM, Jourdan Da Silva N, Reggiani A, de Valk H, Coignard B, Weill FX
Clinical microbiology and infection, 2011, n°. 6, p. 915-8