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A 33-year-old female asked:

Should i be washing avocados before eating them while pregnant. what's the chance of listeria if the outside uneaten part hasn't been washed?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Mgt: I would recommend washing all produce and cooking meat well to avoid pathogenic bacterial infections.
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Agree!
Dec 22, 2015
Last updated Apr 25, 2016

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