A 19-year-old female asked:
Raw chicken, eggs and sausage meat was kept in their unopened package in mini refrigerator (not the freezer part) for several hours, they all feel cold to the touch. are they still good to cook and eat?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Birendra Tandananswered
Urology 36 years experience
Yes if cooked at high heat as recommended on the packages
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