Tyson Foods recalls almost 4,500 tons of chicken products

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July 9, 2021Updated: July 9, 2021 8:58 a.m.

Check your freezer for Tyson products perchance   impacted by the recall.

Check your freezer for Tyson products perchance impacted by the recall.

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DEXTER, Mo. (AP) — Tyson Foods is recalling astir 4500 tons (4082.33 metric tonnes) of ready-to-eat chickenhearted products aft uncovering the products whitethorn beryllium tainted with listeria bacteria, national officials announced Thursday.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the callback a period aft 2 consumers reported falling sick with listeriosis. Further probe revealed 1 decease too the 2 listeriosis cases traced to pre-cooked chickenhearted produced by Dexter, Missouri-based Tyson Foods, according to a connection from the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service.

The callback involves 3 twelve products containing pre-cooked chickenhearted marketed nether the Tyson and different labels. The recalled products carnivore constitution fig “EST. P-7089” connected the merchandise container oregon wrong the USDA people of inspection. These items were shipped nationwide to retailers and institutions, including hospitals, nursing facilities, restaurants, schools and subject locations.

Listeriosis is simply a superior corruption that chiefly affects older adults, those with weakened immune systems, and large women and their newborns. It causes fever, musculus aches, headache, stiff neck, confusion, nonaccomplishment of equilibrium and convulsions sometimes preceded by diarrhea oregon different gastrointestinal symptoms. In large women, the corruption tin origin miscarriages, stillbirths, premature transportation oregon life-threatening corruption of the newborn. In addition, superior and sometimes fatal infections successful older adults and persons with weakened immune systems.

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