WHAT A PURRFECT CRIME!!

TOXOPLASMOSIS

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Humans contract toxoplasmosis when they come into contact with the feces of a cat infected with the Toxoplasma gondii parasite. Though often mild, the disease can cause severe flu-like symptoms in children and in those with weakened immune systems. Since toxoplasmosis can affect fetal health, doctors say pregnant women should be especially careful around cats and give up cleaning litter boxes.

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