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can seafood gumbo give you food poisoning?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Potentially: Ciguatera in tropical fish that have eaten toxic plankton, Shellfish fed on toxic algae, Scromboid in poorly refrigerated dark meat fish. Inadequately cooked seafood may be contaminated.
Answered on Nov 15, 2015

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