Escherichia coli O55:H7 outbreak report in Dorset

This report describes PHE’s investigations of an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness caused by Escherichia coli O55:H7 in Dorset.


Escherichia coli O55:H7 outbreak in Dorset

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This report provides details of the:

  • outbreak

  • investigations into the outbreak

  • outbreak response

and recommendations on public health control measures.

Published 31 October 2017