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I had to clean out a freezer with 1 year old rotting meat. Could I get sick from breathing around it?

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology

In brief: Rotting meat

Rotting meat will only make one ill if one ingests meat that is infected with a bacteria or touches its bacteria filled juices & then touches mouth/mucous membranes or touches contaminated surfaces and then touches one's mouth or mucous membranes.

In brief: Rotting meat

Rotting meat will only make one ill if one ingests meat that is infected with a bacteria or touches its bacteria filled juices & then touches mouth/mucous membranes or touches contaminated surfaces and then touches one's mouth or mucous membranes.
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine

In brief: Could ya?- yes

Aitborne pathogens, mold spores could become a problem.

In brief: Could ya?- yes

Aitborne pathogens, mold spores could become a problem.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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