other parts of the body, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) explains.
Symptoms from the bacteria can range from person to person and could last several days to several weeks, the FDA said. Mild symptoms may include fever, muscle aches, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.
However, more severe symptoms could impact the very young, the elderly, and the immune-compromised listeriosis, and can result in worse symptoms or death. Listeria infection can also cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
Anyone who has purchased the recalled muffins should not eat them, the FDA alert says, and should instead dispose of them.