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Can a man get infected with toxoplasmosis from his cat?

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Dr. John Weeks
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Yes: Especially if his immune system is compromised.
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Maternal-Fetal Medicine 26 years experience
Yes.: One can contract toxoplasmosis by consuming food or water contaminated with cat feces or by contaminated environmental samples (such as fecal-contaminated soil or changing the litter box of a pet cat).

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