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Can animals transmit salmonellosis to me?

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Dr. Eduardo Ibarguen-secchia
Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Yes

Turtles are well know carriers of the bacteria.
So are chickens through their eggs. Eating raw eggs is not a good idea.

In brief: Yes

Turtles are well know carriers of the bacteria.
So are chickens through their eggs. Eating raw eggs is not a good idea.
Dr. Eduardo Ibarguen-secchia
Dr. Eduardo Ibarguen-secchia
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Dr. Scott Mitchell
Bariatrics
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In brief: Salmonella

Salmonella is transmitted by contaminated food, water, or contact with infected animals.
For detailed information, check out the cdc's website at http://www.Cdc.Gov/salmonella/.

In brief: Salmonella

Salmonella is transmitted by contaminated food, water, or contact with infected animals.
For detailed information, check out the cdc's website at http://www.Cdc.Gov/salmonella/.
Dr. Scott Mitchell
Dr. Scott Mitchell
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