Walmart and JBS Tolleson ground beef was recalled after 57 people were sickened in an outbreak of Salmonella.

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Walmart and JBS Tolleson Recall Ground Beef

In October 2018, Walmart and JBS Tolleson Inc. recalled for 6.9 million pounds of raw beef products and ground beef due to Salmonella contamination.

Ground Beef Salmonella Outbreak

As of October 4, 2018, the CDC reported a total of 57 illnesses 16 states, with 14 of the victims hospitalized. No deaths have been reported. The illnesses began from August 5, 2018 through September 6, 2018. The outbreak strain is Salmonella Newport.

List of Recalled Beef Products

The recall involves the following beef brand-names that were sold at Walmart and other retailers:

  • Cedar River Farms Natural
  • Comnor Perfect Choice
  • Gourmet Burger
  • Grass Run Farms Natural
  • JBS Generic
  • Showcase
  • Walmart

The recalled beef products and ground beef are marked “EST. 267” inside the USDA mark of inspection. They were packaged from July 26, 2018 through September 7, 2018.

Click here for a list of recalled beef products.

Salmonella Outbreak Case Count by State

Table showing the number of ill people arranged by state of residence.
StateIll People
Arizona15
California4
Colorado12
Idaho1
Iowa1
Illinois1
Indiana1
Kentucky1
Minnesota1
Montana5
Nevada2
Ohio2
Oregon1
South Dakota2
Utah6
Wyoming2
Total57

Symptoms of Salmonella

Most people who are infected with Salmonella develop diarrhea, fever, and stomach cramps 12 to 72 hours after being exposed to the bacteria. The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days, and most people recover without treatment.

Complications of Salmonella

In some people, the diarrhea may be so severe that the patient needs to be hospitalized. Salmonella infection may spread from the intestines to the bloodstream and then to other places in the body

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