Infectious Diseases 2019

Infectious Diseases 2019

Ireland: Recall of Less is Best Premium Turkey Breast due to Listeria monocytogenes

2 March, 2019

Divilly’s Ltd is recalling a batch of its Less is Best Premium Turkey Breast due to the presence of Listeria monocytogenes. 
Symptoms of Listeria monocytogenes infection can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness.  In rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications, such as meningitis. Some people are more vulnerable to Listeria monocytogenes infections, including pregnant women, babies, and people with weakened immune systems, including the elderly.