​​Listeriosis is an illness usually acquired after eating foods contaminated with the bacteria called Listeria monocytogenes. Listeriosis is a serious disease in pregnant women and people with weakened immune systems. Infection is treated with antibiotics.

Further information on listeriosis

For further information please see the fact sheet or contact your local public health unit on 1300 066 055.

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Current as at: Friday 2 June 2023
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