2016-11-21T11:55:36+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Vibrio Bacteria Cause Vibriosis
Woman in Bellevue, WA Contracts Vibrio Infection

A woman in King County, Washington was diagnosed with a Vibrio vulnificus infection in a wound. This rare and infection can cause life-threatening illness. Vibrio bacteria live in seawater, but is usually found in warmer waters such as the Gulf…

2017-06-19T14:54:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Vibrio Food Poisoning Risk in Massachusetts

You can sue a restaurant for Vibrio food poisoning if you were sickened by raw oysters. Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vibrio) is a bacteria that can cause severe illness and death, particularly in older people.  It is found naturally in the ocean,…

2016-10-06T18:27:25+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Vibrio parahaemolyticus Outbreak in Maryland Not Caused by Eating Oysters

In the April edition of Emerging Infectious Diseases (a CDC publication), an article by FDA researchers discusses the 2012 outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus infections (vibriosis) in Maryland. Vibriosis is generally caused by eating raw oysters tainted with Vibrio bacteria. Most cases of vibriosis in…

2015-06-13T19:16:04+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Vibriosis Outbreak in Washington Associated with Raw Oysters Sickens 30 People

At least 30 people in Washington have confirmed cases of vibriosis (infection from Vibrio bacteria) that may be associated with commercially grown oysters. The Washington State Department of Health closed three commercial growing areas: Totten Inlet near Olympia, North Bay…

2016-10-06T20:48:17+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Drakes Bay Oysters Recall in California Due to Vibriosis Risk

Three cases of vibriosis have prompted a recall of raw oysters. California health officials have announced a recall of shucked and in-shell raw oysters from Drakes Bay Oyster Co. because they may be contaminated with Vibrio parahaemolyticus, a bacteria that…

2015-06-13T19:21:02+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Missouri Vibriosis Outbreak and Raw Oysters: Free Consultation

A cluster of three cases of gastrointestinal Vibrio parahaemolyticus infection (vibriosis) in Eastern Missouri were identified June 27-28, 2012, according to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS).  Vibriosis is generally associated with eating raw oysters, a menu…

2016-10-06T20:52:52+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Vibrio Parahaemolyticus Attorney for a Lawsuit against a Restaurant

Our law firm has successfully won money for clients in Vibrio food poisoning cases. Contact our attorneys for a free consultation. These cases have all involved eating contaminated raw oysters, but other raw shellfish can also be contaminated with Vibrio…

2017-06-19T13:41:39+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Vibrio Vulcanificus from Raw Oysters: Help for Food Poisoning Personal Injury and Wrongful Death

I help people harmed by Vibrio vulnificus, a bacterium found in contaminated raw seafood, particularly oysters.  Raw oysters contaminated with Vibrio vulnificus can cause food poisoning. In most cases, the Vibrio poisoning victim suffers vomiting, diarrhea and abdominal pain. In…

2015-06-01T12:24:02+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Restaurants Should Warn of Risk of Vibrio Vulnificus Poisoning from Raw Oysters

Vibrio vulnificus is a bacterium found in contaminated raw seafood, particularly oysters.  In people with compromised immune systems, Vibrio vulnificus can cause sepsis, infection of the blood stream. Vibrio vulnificus blood infections are fatal about 50% of the time. Because of…