Listeriosis, Taiwan, 1996-2008

Emerging Infectious Diseases
Yu-Tsung HuangPo-Ren Hsueh


During 1996-2008, a total of 48 patients with listeriosis were identified at a Taiwan hospital. Average annual incidence increased from 0.029 to 0.118 cases per 1,000 admissions before and after January 2005. Serotype 1/2b predominated; serotype 4b emerged since 2004. Food monitoring and disease surveillance systems could help control listeriosis in Taiwan.


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