Listeria: an increased risk, smoked salmon recalled by Casino throughout the territory

The large retail chain Casino recalls a lot potentially contaminated with listeria, according to Capital. (source 1) The products at risk are trays of smoked salmon raised in Norway and sold under the Casino brand. marketed between December 17, 2022 and January 5, 2023, the trays of 16 to 18 slices of Casino smoked salmon are affected by this possible contamination. It is possible to report the recalled product at number 72347090 with an expiry date of January 10 or 13, 2023. It is also possible to destroy the product and if it is reported, a refund is possible until January 20, deadline for the recall procedure. Casino has a consumer service available on 0800 133 016.

Listeria is a bacterium which can cause the listeriosisparticularly dangerous to pregnant women, children and the elderly or any immunocompromised person. The incubation of the disease can be very long, ranging up to 8 weeks and the main symptoms are fever and headache. This contamination can be controlled using antibiotics. The risk of developing the disease is rare, it is necessary to eat a large quantity of contaminated products to contract the disease. The greatest risk is for pregnant women, who, given the incubation time of the disease, may not notice their contamination, which can lead to serious complications for the babygoing up to miscarriage or neonatal infection (source 2).

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