Belgium E. coli outbreak toll rises to 22
Posted: June 24th, 2012 - 8:30pm
Two new cases of E. coli O157:H7 have been confirmed in Limburg Province. An elderly woman and a younger female have become the 22nd and 23rd victims of the bacteria in Limburg.
The Flemish Welfare and Health Agency and the Scientific Institute for Public Health is carrying out check on 500 people, including those infected to find out what they have eaten and trace the source of the infection.