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What exposes me to toxoplasmosis?

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You might come into contact with the parasite if you:

You also could be exposed to it if you’re an organ donor or have had a blood transfusion.

  • Clean out a cat’s litter box
  • Drink water that has the parasite in it
  • Eat raw or under-cooked meat
  • Use utensils that have touched raw meat

From: What Is Toxoplasmosis? WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

FamilyDoctor.org: “Toxoplasmosis.”

Mayo Clinic: “Diseases and Conditions: Toxoplasmosis,” “Tests and Diagnosis,” “Treatments and Drugs.”

Reviewed by William Blahd on May 01, 2017

SOURCES:

FamilyDoctor.org: “Toxoplasmosis.”

Mayo Clinic: “Diseases and Conditions: Toxoplasmosis,” “Tests and Diagnosis,” “Treatments and Drugs.”

Reviewed by William Blahd on May 01, 2017

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