MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A popular hummus brand is recalling 30,000 cases of its classic hummus due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.READ MORE: Celtics run past Heat 93-80, move 1 win from NBA Finals
Sabra Dipping Co. announced the voluntary recall of its Classic Hummus.
There have been no reports of illness as of Wednesday.
The cases being recalled were distributed to retail outlets, including food service accounts and supermarkets, all across the United States.READ MORE: South Florida family knows firsthand effects of nationwide baby formula shortage
The potential for contamination was discovered when a routine, random sample collected at a retail location by the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, on March 30, tested positive for Listeria.
Consumers who have purchased any of the products are urged to dispose or return it to the place of purchase.
Listeria monocytogenes is an organism, which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women, according to the U.S Food and Drug Administration.MORE NEWS: South Florida woman's bout with COVID included hair loss: 'This isn’t normal shedding'
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