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Can birds give you salmonella?
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Dr. Maged Zaky
Internal Medicine
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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
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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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