Clostridium perfringens in London, July 2009: two weddings and an outbreak.
Eriksen, J; Zenner, D; Anderson, SR; Grant, K; Kumar, D;
- Publisher: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
- Subject: Adolescent, Adult, Aged, Anniversaries and Special Events, Case-Control Studies, Child, Clostridium perfringens, Cohort Studies, Cooking, Disease Outbreaks, Enterotoxins, Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay, Feces, Female, Food Contamination, Foodborne Diseases, Gastroenteritis, Humans, London, Male, Middle Aged, Young Adultmesheuropmc: digestive, oral, and skin physiology
: Food poisoning outbreaks caused by Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin occur occasionally in Europe but have become less common in recent years. This paper presents the microbiological and epidemiological results of a large C. perfringens outbreak occurring simultaneo... View more