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     CDC Outbreak Feed

July 26, 2018, Final Update: Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide Infections Linked to Pre-Cut Melon

July 20, 2018, Investigation Update: Multistate Outbreaks of Salmonella Infections Linked to Contact with Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks

July 19, 2018, Investigation Notice: Outbreak of Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella Infections Linked to Raw Turkey Products

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