2019 E. coli Outbreak Linked to Flour – Epi Curve

Final Update

July 11, 2019 at 2:30 PM ET

This outbreak appears to be over, but the recalled flour products have long shelf lives and may still be in people’s homes. Consumers who don’t know about the recalls could continue to eat the products and get sick. A list of the recalled products and how to identify them is available below in the Recalls and Advice to Consumers section.

People infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O26, by date of illness onset*

Epi curve of people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli, by date of illness onset, as of July 10, 2019

*n=21 for whom information was reported as of July 11, 2019.

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