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08/12/2010

"CDC: Fruit pulp linked to rare US typhoid cases"

Associated Press | Mike Stobbe

"ATLANTA — A rare U.S. outbreak of typhoid fever has been linked to a frozen tropical fruit product used to make smoothies, health officials reported Thursday.

Seven cases have been confirmed — three in California and four in Nevada. Two more California cases are being investigated. Five people were hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said..."

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