- August 28, 2008 10:43 AM |
- By Your Voice
As of Aug. 27, there were 29 confirmed cases of listeriosis in Canada, caused by the bacteria Listeria monocytogenes. Fifteen deaths have been associated with the outbreak.
Dr. Allison McGeer
How do you ensure you receive a proper diagnosis if you've come in contact with potentially tainted meat? Who should get tested and when?
Dr. Allison McGeer is one of Canada's leading infectious disease specialists and the director of infection control at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto.
She took your questions on listeriosis.
Read her responses below.
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