Listeriosis

Listeriosis


Listeria monocytogenes usually transmitted via contaminated food, occasionally direct person to person.

Listeria monocytogenes is widespread in environment (soil, water, vegetables


Symptoms Listeriosis

Diagnosis

Treatment


Prevention

For high risk people

As left and (esp. pregnant women):


Content from Infectious Diseases News HSE South (Vol 5 , Issue 4 Dec 2007) by Dr Íomhar O' Sullivan 17/01/2007. Further information from Health Protection Surveillance Centre and the CDC. Last reviewDr. ÍOS 3/08/12.