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Yersiniosis

Yersiniosis is an infection caused most often by eating raw or undercooked pork contaminated with Yersinia enterocolitica bacteria. Common symptoms include diarrhea, fever, and abdominal pain. Abdominal symptoms can occur 1-14 days after infection. Antibiotics can be prescribed to treat the infection.

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Utah Department of Health
Bureau of Epidemiology
801-538-6191
Fax: 801-538-9913
Email: epi@utah.gov
288 North 1460 West
PO Box 142104
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-2104

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