Salmonellosis outbreak on a cruise ship travelling from Germany around the UK

Publié le 1 Janvier 2004
Mis à jour le 5 juillet 2019

An outbreak of gastrointestinal disease on board a cruise ship sailing around Britain is currently being investigated. The MV Mona Lisa left Bremerhaven, northern Germany, on 28 August carrying 940 people (330 crew and 610 passengers). The Scottish Salmonella Reference Laboratory has confirmed that a number of the isolates are Salmonella Enteritidis phage type 4.

Auteur : MacDonald N, Cowden J
Eurosurveillance. European communicable disease quarterly, 2004, vol. 9, n°. 3, p. p. 25