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igating an outbreak of salmonella across 23 states, with reports of hundreds of people being sickened.

The federal agency announced in a release on Friday an additional 87 illnesses, and eight new states had been affected since the last update on the matter Tuesday.

The statement added that as of July 23, a total of 212 people have been infected with the salmonella strain, and 38 of the infections stemmed from new states: Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Maine, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Virginia.

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The agency noted that a specific source for the salmonella strain has not been…
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