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Can birds give you salmonella?

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Dr. Maged Zaky
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Salmonella/bird

Chicken and some birds like quil can casue salmonella.

In brief: Salmonella/bird

Chicken and some birds like quil can casue salmonella.
Dr. Maged Zaky
Dr. Maged Zaky
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

Clearly fowl such as chicken, duck and turkey can harbor salmonellae.
Human outbreaks have occurred from wild songbirds, however, as well related to contamination for their droppings, not eating them poorly cooked.

In brief: Yes

Clearly fowl such as chicken, duck and turkey can harbor salmonellae.
Human outbreaks have occurred from wild songbirds, however, as well related to contamination for their droppings, not eating them poorly cooked.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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