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Fever and diarrhea: The most common symptoms are fever, watery diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, headache, and joint pains. These symptoms can last 2-3 days and usually resolve without any treatment. Very rarely, the infection can enter the bloodstream and also cause meningitis and encephalitis. More severe manifestations are more likely to happen in the young, the elderly and the immune compromised. ...Read more
Several: A variety of sx including: fever, headache, nausea/vomiting, watery diarrhea, joint and muscle pains. More serious disease can occur if the listeria go into the blood stream, get into the central nervous system (ie brain) or when a woman is pregnant. If you're concerned about these things you should see your doctor. ...Read more
Iam 12 week pregnant, today Ate one slice of raw beef meat( air dried and salted,) can it cause listeria?how can i avoid? Will yogurt help?
Avoid raw meats: pregnant women are 10 more likely to get listeriosis isymtoms of listeria include headaches, muscle aches fever ,chills, nausea and vomiting . you should consult your doctor no and immediately if symtoms occur it can be treated with antibiotics. it can cause miscarriage prematurity, MR, blindness , and death ...Read more
How soon will symptoms of listeria appear? I ate some recalled cheese and within 12 hours was nauseated. I am currently in my third trimester.
Listeria: The incubation period for Listeria gastroenteritis is substantially shorter than other gastrointestinal illnesses, mean incubation period is 24 hours (range 6 hours to 10 days). Common symptoms include fever, watery diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, headache, and pains in joints and muscles. You should see you doctor if you have above symptoms and have blood and stool cultures performed ...Read more
Will symptoms of listeria appear in less than 24 hours after eating infected product? I am pregnant, not feeling well, and ate questionable cheese
Unlikely : The incubation period for listeria is 3 to 70 days. Listeria is killed by cooking and pasteurization so if the cheese was made with pasteurized milk it is less likely to be contaminated with Listeria. The symptoms are fever, muscle aches, nausea, diarrhea, and neck stiffness. You should see your doctor and get checked if you are truly concerned about a possible infection and is bad in pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How come the mother can be fine with no illness but yet the listeria can harm the fetus still even if the mothers not sick!?
Transmission: Listeriosis is transmitted via contaminated foods. Pregnant women may get symptoms with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fever, etc. Many times women can be without symptoms and carry bacteria in their vagina or bowels. Infection to baby occurs via placental infection, rupture of membranes or when baby travels down the birth canal. ...Read more
I am pregnant. Accidently ate rotten watermelon cut, left at room temp for over 24 hrs. Only have stiff neck 6 days. Worried about listeria infection?
I ate smoked roast beef during week 38 of my pregnancy abd i'm very worried now of listeria infection hat to do?
Observe for signs: Listeria can cross through the placenta and cause both mother and baby to have flu-like symptoms including nausea and fever. If the infection worsens, it can cause the mother to become disoriented and can lead to convulsions and stiffness throughout the body. If any of these signs or symptoms occur, see your health care provider immediately. ...Read more
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