Yersinia Pseudotuberculosis is a bacteria that can cause acute stomach illness. There are 3 Yersinia species that cause illness in humans.The other species are:
If you've been infected with Yersinia Pseudotuberculosis, it usually takes 5-10 days for the symptoms to develop (but sometimes up to 21 days).
Animals and humans can both get Yersina Pseudotuberculosis. It can be spread by:
Foods that have been known to cause outbreaks of Yersinia Pseudotuberculosis include raw grated carrots, lettuce and contaminated chocolate milk.The disease can still be present in faeces weeks after the symptoms have gone.