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Cited References

  1. Leclercq A, Charlier C, Lecuit M. Global burden of listeriosis: the tip of the iceberg. Lancet Infect Dis 2014;14:1027-1028.
  2. Swaminathan B, Gerner-Smidt P. The epidemiology of human listeriosis. Microbes Infect 2007;9:1236-1243.
  3. Hoelzer K, Pouillot R, Dennis S. Animal models of listeriosis: a comparative review of the current state of the art and lessons learned. Vet Res 2012;43:18-44.
  4. Scallan E, Hoekstra RM, Angulo FJ, et al. Foodborne illness acquired in the United States—major pathogens. Emerg Infect Dis 2011;17:7-15.
  5. Maertens de Noordhout C, Devleesschauwer B, Angulo FJ, et al. The global burden of listeriosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Infect Dis 2014;14:1073-1082.
  6. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Listeria (Listeriosis) Statistics. Available at: www.cdc.gov/listeria/statistics.html. Accessed Jun 7, 2016.
  7. Food and Drug Administration website. Food safety for pregnant women. Available at: www.fda.gov/Food/FoodborneIllnessContaminants/PeopleAtRisk/ucm312704.htm. Accessed Jun 7, 2016.
  8. Food Safety and Inspection Service website. Protect your baby and yourself from listeriosis. Accessed Jun 7, 2016.
  9. Jacobson L. Listeriosis. Pediatr Rev 2008;29:410-411.
  10. Wieczorek K, Dmowska K, Osek J. Characterization and antimicrobial resistance of Listeria monocytogenes isolated from retail beef meat in Poland. Foodborne Pathog Dis 2012;9:681-685.
  11. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Multistate outbreak of listeriosis linked to whole cantaloupes from Jensen Farms, Colorado (final update). Available at: www.cdc.gov/listeria/outbreaks/cantaloupes-jensen-farms/. Accessed Jun 7, 2016.
  12. Hoffmann S, Batz MB, Morris JG Jr. Annual cost of illness and quality-adjusted life year losses in the United Sates due to 14 foodborne pathogens. J Food Prot 2012;75:1292-1302.
  13. Lomonaco S, Nucera D, Filipello V. The evolution and epidemiology of Listeria monocytogenes in Europe and the United States. Infect Genet Evol 2015;35:172-183.
  14. Pao S, Ettinger MR. Comparison of the microbial quality of ground beef and ground beef patties from Internet and local retail markets. J Food Prot 2009;72:1722-1726.
  15. Lamont RF, Sobel J, Mazaki-Tovi S, et al. Listeriosis in human pregnancy: a systematic review. J Perinat Med 2011;39:227-236.
  16. Goulet V, King LA, Vaillant V, et al. What is the incubation period for listeriosis? BMC Infect Dis 2013;13:11-17.
  17. Mylonakis E, Paliou M, Hohmann EL, et al. Listeriosis during pregnancy: a case series and review of 222 cases. Medicine (Baltimore) 2002;81:260-269.
  18. Poulsen KP, Czuprynski, CJ. Pathogenesis of listeriosis during pregnancy. Anim Health Res Rev 2013;14:30-39.
  19. Victoria State Government website. Listeriosis. Available at: www2.health.vic.gov.au/public-health/infectious-diseases/disease-information-advice/listeriosis. Accessed Jun 2, 2016.
  20. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)/World Health Organization (WHO). Risk assessment of Listeria monocytogenes in ready-to-eat foods: technical report. Microbiological risk assessment series; no. 5. 2004. Available at: www.fao.org/3/a-y5394e.pdf. Accessed Jun 2, 2016.
  21. Läikkö T, Båverud V, Danielsson-Tham ML, et al. Canine tonsillitis associated with Listeria monocytogenes. Vet Rec 2004;154:732.

Additional References

  • Girard D, Leclercq A, Laurent E, et al. Pregnancy-related listeriosis in France, 1984 to 2011, with a focus on 606 cases from 1999 to 2011. Euro Surveill 2014;19:pii=20909.
  • Goulet V, Hebert M, Hedberg C, et al. Incidence of listeriosis and related mortality among groups at risk of acquiring listeriosis. Clin Infect Dis 2012;54:652-660.
  • Gray ML, Killinger AH. Listeria monocytogenes and listeric infections. Bacteriol Rev 1966;30:309-382
  • Hof, H. History and epidemiology of listeriosis. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 2003;35:199-202.
  • Imanishi M, Routh JA, Klaber M, et al. Estimating the attack rate of pregnancy-associated listeriosis during a large outbreak. Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2015;2015:201479.
  • Jackson KA, Iwamoto M, Swerdlow D. Pregnancy-associated listeriosis. Epidemiol Infect 2010;138:1503-1509.
  • New York State Department of Health website. Listeriosis (Listeria infection). Available at: : www.health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/listeriosis/fact_sheet.htm. Accessed Jun 2, 2016.
  • Parihar VS. Zoonotic aspects of Listeria monocytogenes—with special reference to bacteriology. Master’s thesis. Department of Food Hygiene, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. 2004. Available at: stud.epsilon.slu.se/3601/1/parihar_v_s_111116.pdf. Accessed Jun 3, 2016.
  • Poulsen KP, Faith NG, Steinberg H, et al. Bacterial load and inflammation in fetal tissues is not dependent on IL-17a or IL-22 in 10-14 day pregnant mice infected with Listeria monocytogenes. Microb Pathog 2013;56:47-52.
  • Schroeder H, van Rensburg, IB. Generalised Listeria monocytogenes infection in a dog. J S Afr Vet Assoc 1993;64:133-136.