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A 35-year-old member asked:

ate raw oysters and got sick, is this toxoplasmosis?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
No: You get toxo from undercooked meat, not oysters. You can get enteric infections (infectious diarrhea) or hepatitis a from oysters.

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Last updated Sep 16, 2013

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