Prevalence of Salmonella in Retail Meats and Persons with Enteric Infection

  • Jorge Hiroshi


Nontyphoidal Salmonella infections are an important public health problem worldwide. Salmonella may cause gastroenteritis in people of all ages and severe invasive disease in infants, elderly persons, and immune compromised persons. The main objective of the research was to determine the prevalence of Salmonella in both ill and healthy people.