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BM smells like cat litter

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
28 years experience Pathology
Not likely related.: I know of no relationship between "smelling cat box odor" and having toxoplasmosis. It is possible that you might have this infection, but it is like ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Stool odor: This is dependent upon what you are eating and what the bacterial flora of your colon is like. Outside of extremely foul smelling stools which can be ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nonyelu Anyichie
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Smell: She needs a pregnancy test and also an evaluation.
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Dr. Robert Sterling
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...Rotten In Denmark: Has she tried catnip? Or maybe Arm and Hammer... Vinegar? Better yet, get to a gynecologist to sort this out because a weird or unusual smell plus me ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: The scent won't hurt you, but you should avoid the litter box because your cat can transmit toxoplasmosis.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Nguyen
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Bend your knees: Bend your knees and lift with your legs, not your back.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Not really: Cat litter is usually clay. It is not good to eat it, but is not harmful. The worst part would be the cat poop or possibly parasites from the cat. ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Gingo
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Toxoplasmosis: Theoretically yes. Although you can't "catch" toxoplasmosis from an infected child or adult, you can become infected if you come into contact with cat ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes you can: Toxoplasmosis can be transmitted via cat feces, and from undercooked, exposed meat. The parasite can be carried as a cyst within the brain. It can in ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: If you are pregnant, you should avoid handling cat litter. If you are not pregnant, just wash your hands well after changing the litter.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
You might be: referring to toxoplasmosis.

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