CDC Final Update on Pork Listeria Outbreak [US]

US FlagUS/Atlanta: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ("CDC") LogoThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”), an Atlanta, Georgia based health promotion and disease prevention authority, issues its final update on the outbreak of Listeria infections linked to certain Vietnamese Pork products after at least four (4) people were hospitalized due to Listeria poisoning after consuming certain Pork products from Long Phung Food Products, a Houston, Texas establishment.

CDC: http://ht.ly/hb9H30nyq60

Direct link: https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2019/s0129-listeria-outbreak-vietnamese-pork.html

Additional information:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) reports this Listeria outbreak appears to now be over with cases reported from Illnesses in four (4) states. No deaths are known to have been caused by this outbreak.

Additional information is as follows:

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Long Phung Food branded Vietnamese Pork Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Long Phung Food Pork Patty Recall [US]165368 C. Corporation, doing business as Long Phung Food Products, a Houston, Texas establishment, recalls an undetermined amount of Ready-To-Eat Vietnamese Pork Patty products due to suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination and consequential risk of Gram-positive bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.

USDA: http://ht.ly/MnoT30mKPI9

Direct link: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/recalls-and-public-health-alerts/recall-case-archive/archive/2018/recall-116-2018-release

Additional information:
The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) reports the following Ready-To-Eat Pork Patty Rolls were produced on various dates from May 21, 2018 through November 16, 2018 and are subject to this recall:

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