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Scallop Food poisonings


Scallops and other mollusks can cause serious food poisoning. Diarrheic shellfish poisoning(DSP) can occur after eating contaminated bivalve mollusks such as clams, mussels, and scallops. Symptoms can start 30 mins after eating and can include diarrhea, abdominal cramps, vomiting, and chills.

Scallops, Davao City, Davao del Sur, Philippines

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Other
“we ate scallops 2. i was the first to experience abdominal pain. then the next morning my girlfriend had a really bad fart. it ended up being igit ”
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Las Islas Marias, 4770 W Grand Ave., Chicago, IL, USA

Type: Report
“Report date: Jun 9, 2020
3. Management, food employee and conditional employee; knowledge, responsibilities and reporting
- comments: observed no employee health policy on site. Must provide written employee health policy for all employees. Priority foundation violation. 7-38-010. No citation issued.

5. Procedures for responding to vomiting and diarrheal events... See More
- comments: observed no vomit and diarrhea clean up kit/procedure on site. Must provide written procedure for the clean up of vomit and diarrheal events, and corresponding equipment outline in procedure. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005. No citation issued.

16. Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
- comments: observed excessive amounts of brown, and black mold-like substances throughout interior of ice machine. Instructed must detail clean and sanitize before further use. Ice machine turned off during inspection. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005. No citation issued.

22. Proper cold holding temperatures
- comments: observed tcs foods at improper temperatures in the 3 door cooler in rear, and inside prep cooler in kitchen area. Found shrimp @ 50. 7f-78. 4f; oysters in half shell @ 45. 7f; fish @ 51. 7f; diced tomatoes @ 55. 4f; clams at 58. 3f; squid @ 56. 3f; crab @ 50f and scallops @ 45. 3f. Instructed all tcs foods must be held @ 41f or less at all times when cold holding. Operator voluntarily discarded 30lbs of denatured foods during inspection. Operator estimates value to be $500. Priority violation 7-38-005. No citation issued.

23. Proper date marking and disposition
- comments: observed no labels on any prepped foods in facility. Must properly label all prepped tcs foods with discard date no more than 7 day from preparation date. Must correct and maintain same. Priority foundation violation 7-38-005. No citation issued.

33. Proper cooling methods used; adequate equipment for temperature control
- comments: observed improper temperatures inside 2 refrigeration units in prep area and kitchen. Found ambient air temperature of 48. 2f inside 3 glass door cooler in rear prep area, and ambient air temperature of 46f inside prep cooler in kitchen area. Instructed must maintain ambient air temperature of 41f or less in all refrigeration. All tcs foods removed and units tagged and held for inspection. Priority violation 7-38-005. No citation issued.

36. Thermometers provided & accurate
- comments: observed no thermometer inside prep coolers. Must provide a thermometer in a conspicuous spot in all refrigeration units.

49. Non-food/food contact surfaces clean
- comments: observed excessive grease and dirt build up on storage shelves in the front food prep area, interiors of deep fryers, broiler, and grill. Must detail clean and sanitize equipment. Must maintain same.

55. Physical facilities installed, maintained & clean
- comments: observed heavily soiled floors under cooking equipment in kitchen, and in rear prep area. Must detail clean and sanitize. Must maintain same.

56. Adequate ventilation & lighting; designated areas used
- comments: 6-501. 14 clean the grease on the ventilation hood and filters above the cooking equipment.

58. Allergen training as required
- comments: must provide proof of allergen training for all managers.

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Pier 14 Restaurant & Lounge, Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
Scallops shrimp Ate at 6pm fri 6-5-20 by 6am vomiting, diarrhea after 12 hours went to hospital. Given iv medications kept overnight ”
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Red Lobster, Northwest Freeway, Houston, TX, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting Other Cramps Dizziness Sweating
“We ordered lobster, shrimps, salmon and scallops. The lobster had a fishy taste and smell to it. After a couple of hours i started to get sick. I got extremely nauseous, dizzy, started sweating and in waves i got horrible stomach cramps. I ended up vomiting, which i never actually... See More do. My fiance also felt sick from it and had stomach cramps.
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Red Lobster, North Drive, Lakeland, FL, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea
“My husband and I had lobster shrimp scallops crab legs and muscles within 5 hrs of eating diarrhea and nausea and still continues ”
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|1 person found this review helpful

Joyce's Scallops, Joyce's Supermarket Knocknacarra, Shangort Road, Knocknacarra, Galway, H91 Y72R, Ireland

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting
“Vomiting all night after eating defrosted scallops, no date or guidelines on the bag. ”
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Stop&Shop, Fall River, MA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea
“Not sure- grilled tuna, grilled scallops, yogurt The Tuna And Scallops were both left overs from different dinners that did not make me sick before. The yogurt was newly opened tonight. Diarrhea started about 90 minutes after eating. ”
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Mayflower Seafood, Riverside Drive, Danville, VA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting Chills Sweating
Scallops I ate the scallops and laid down to sleep and o woke up throwing up,chills,sweating, diarrhea and the symptoms last a few hours. ”
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Stop & Shop, Dixwell Avenue, Hamden, CT, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea
Scallops I ate bay scallops i brought yesterday and it was 1hr ago i fried them ”
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ALDI, Reidville Drive, Waterbury, CT, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea
“Ate medium raw shrimp steamed, also made pan seared scallops from the same store.
Could've painted the walls if I got off the toilet ”
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|3 people found this review helpful

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Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting
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Walmart Supercenter, Madison Avenue, Mankato, MN, USA

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Steer 'N Stein - Victorville, Mariposa Road, Victorville, CA, USA

Type: Poisoned
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Walmart Supercenter, Minnesota 33, Cloquet, MN, USA

Type: Poisoned
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“Premade chef salad. (No eggs) from there Ate half of salad for dinner same day I bought on Fri. June 19. In middle of night experienced super hot flush w/ what felt like a bad sweat. Cramping and a feeling of vomiting.
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Jack in the Box, Irvine Boulevard, Irvine, CA, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting Fever Other Chills Sweating Body Ache
“ordered chicken fajita, egg rolls, 2 tacos. Tacos were very greasy and tasted off, should not have consumed but I did. Several hours later severe vomiting and barged out everything. It was my only meal of the day. Also had fever, sweating, chills, body ache, rotten egg burping. Awful! ”
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Wendy's, West Elliot Road, Tempe, AZ, USA

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Nausea Vomiting
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Tesco Express, High Road, North Finchley, London, UK

Type: Poisoned
Symptoms: Diarrhea Stomach Pain
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