As of November 26, 2019, this outbreak appears to be ongoing.

14 outbreak-associated cases of hepatitis A have been reported from 5 states (Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, and Wisconsin).

Illnesses started on dates ranging from October 8, 2019, to November 15, 2019.8 people have been hospitalized. No deaths have been reported.

Epidemiologic and traceback evidence 

As of November 20, 2019, this outbreak appears to be ongoing.

11 outbreak-associated cases of hepatitis A have been reported from 3 states (Indiana, Nebraska, and Wisconsin).

Illnesses started on dates ranging from October 15, 2019, to November 5, 2019. 6 people have been hospitalized. No deaths have been reported.

In interviews, 11/11 (100%) reported

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is working with local health departments, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to investigate a multistate outbreak of hepatitis A(link is external) that may be linked to fresh, non-organic blackberries. These blackberries were sold at Fresh Thyme Farmers Market

State and local health officials, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are investigating a multistate outbreak of hepatitis A that started in Nebraska and now includes Indiana and Wisconsin. There are currently 11 cases associated with the outbreak.

Six of those cases are in Nebraska

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local partners, are investigating a multistate outbreak of hepatitis A illnesses in Indiana, Nebraska, and Wisconsin potentially linked to fresh conventional (non-organic) blackberries from the grocery store, Fresh Thyme Farmers Market.

Based on the epidemiological