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Aldi issue urgent of recall popular chicken product

Aldi issue urgent of recall popular chicken product
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German discount retailer Aldi has issued an urgent recall notice for a popular chicken goujon product sold in its stores.

'Roosters Gluten Free Breaded Chicken Fillet Goujons 400g'is being recalled due to salmonella fears.

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The affected batch codes include 211216, 16:00:00, 16.12.2021; best before date: 16.12.2022.

Point-of-sale recall notices will be displayed in Aldi stores supplied with the implicated batch.

Consumers are urged not to eat the product.

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People infected withย Salmonella typically develop symptoms between 12 and 36 hours after infection, but this can range between 6 and 72 hours.

The most common symptom is diarrhoea, which can sometimes be bloody.ย  Other symptoms may include fever, headache and abdominal cramps.ย  The illness usually lasts 4 to 7 days.

Diarrhoea can occasionally be severe enough to require hospital admission. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have a severe illness.

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