Pathogen: Breakfast sausage is recalled after finding salmonella
After finding a salmonella, Gmyrek Fleisch- und Wurstwaren GmbH & Co. KG started a recall for “Heidemetzger breakfast sausage in the manner of an onion sausage”. The product concerned was sold in branches of the Rewe retail group. Salmonella can cause diarrhea and other health problems.
Salmonella found in onion sausage
Gmyrek Fleisch- und Wurstwaren GmbH & Co. KG has started a product recall of the product "breakfast meat like onion sausage" (EAN 4 004787 051947) with the best before date 07/25/2017. "As part of a control, Salmonella was found in one of the samples tested, which can cause health problems," says a company press release.
Affected goods sold in Rewe supermarkets
According to the information, the affected batch was sold in Rewe branches in large parts of Germany.
Other articles and other best-before dates are not affected. The goods were immediately removed from the market.
Customers who have bought the corresponding product can return it to their shops without a presentation of the sales receipt, without presenting the receipt.
Salmonella are bacteria that can cause various diseases in humans, especially in the gastrointestinal area.
After eating contaminated food, symptoms such as abdominal pain, fever, diarrhea, nausea and vomiting can occur.
Such symptoms can occur especially in young children, people with weakened immune systems and the elderly. (ad)