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Can you get toxoplasmosis from a cut?

(3 Posts)
tallulahfallulah Tue 05-Dec-17 08:53:56

Does anyone know if you can get toxoplasmosis through broken skin or does it have to be ingested?

I was washing some vegetables last night and I didn't realise I had a cut on my thumb. Really worried now I could have been inadvertently infected as I wasn't wearing gloves sad

Fluteytootey Tue 05-Dec-17 08:56:46

I think that is really unlikely!

Iamagreyhoundhearmeroar Tue 05-Dec-17 08:58:25

No, it has to be ingested. You will be just fine, stop worrying smile

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