Hepatitis A outbreak associated with green onions at a restaurant--Monaca, Pennsylvania, 2003.

@article{2003HepatitisAO,
  title={Hepatitis A outbreak associated with green onions at a restaurant--Monaca, Pennsylvania, 2003.},
  author={},
  journal={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  year={2003},
  volume={52 47},
  pages={1155-7}
}
  • Published 2003 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report
The Pennsylvania Department of Health and CDC are investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A outbreak among patrons of a restaurant (Restaurant A) in Monaca, Pennsylvania. As of November 20, approximately 555 persons with hepatitis A have been identified, including at least 13 Restaurant A food service workers and 75 residents of six other states who dined at Restaurant A. Three persons have died. Preliminary sequence analysis of a 340 nucleotide region of viral RNA obtained from three patrons… CONTINUE READING