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Have You Heard? Stop! Don't kiss that frog!

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Apr 02, 2010
By dvm360.com staff

Despite Disney's popular movie, kissing a frog won't turn you into one. But some frog owners have developed salmonellosis from contact with their amphibian friends.



Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Multistate outbreak of human Salmonella typhimurium infections associated with aquatic frogs—United States, 2009. MMMWR Weekly 2010;58(51&52):1433-1436.

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