International alert issued for contaminated meat as 170 treated for listeria

Written by on August 22, 2019

The Ministry of Health has issued an international alert following on from the Listeria outbreak due to contaminated meatloaves.

At present nearly 170 people are being treated for the bug which comes from contaminated meat.

The producer of the product in Seville – La Mechá – is currently facing a recall of all their products.

One woman has already died due to complications following contracting listeria. The majority of cases have been reported in Seville.

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