Which age groups have the highest prevalence of botulism?

Updated: Feb 15, 2019
  • Author: Kirk M Chan-Tack, MD; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Answer

Foodborne botulism and wound botulism predominately occur in adults. The mean age of infant botulism is 3 months.


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