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22.09.2016

In France withdraw meat contaminated with E. coli

The French company Le comptoir des viandes bio withdraws from the sale of chopped steak, which discovered the bacterium E.coli (Escherichia coli), transfers edition Nice-matin.

Were infected semi-finished products available for sale under the names Le Paysan Bio and La Vie Claire between 31 9 of August and September.

"Toxic foodborne infection caused of E.coli, can cause diarrhea, abdominal pain and vomiting, may be accompanied by fever in 5-8% of cases are possible complications of the kidneys." - said the publication.

In 2011 was a dangerous intestinal infection caused by a rare strain of E.coli bacteria, killed more than 50 people in Europe. The World Health Organization (WHO) reported that the disease recorded in 16 countries.

A source: RIA News

Author: Victoria Ivanova

Tags: France, Meat, Food, Health