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Can I catch pneumonia from my cat's pneumonia?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Maybe

Depends on the cause of the cat's disease.
Many viruses are host-specific and not transmitted from animals to man, but many are. Cats carry a bundle of transmittable diseases, but not generally through pneumonia.

In brief: Maybe

Depends on the cause of the cat's disease.
Many viruses are host-specific and not transmitted from animals to man, but many are. Cats carry a bundle of transmittable diseases, but not generally through pneumonia.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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