Hepatitis a Illnesses Linked to Frozen Berries in Australia
This Food Safety Infosheet covers an outbreak of hepatitis A and linked illnesses to consuming Nanna’s frozen berries sold by Patties Foods.
- Health officials have confirmed 20 illnesses to date.
- The berries were produced by Patties Foods, which has issued a recall on three products.
- Officials expect cases to increase as the incubation period of the virus ranges from 15-50 days and those who are infected may not yet be showing symptoms.
Article first appeared on foodsafetyinfosheets.org.