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I put raw bacon my face could I develop trichinosis

Patient: I put raw bacon my face could I develop trichinosis from this

 

 

Doctor: Thank you for writing to us.Usually, you can only get trichinosis from eating undercooked pork. So I do not think th at you have it. If you do not have symptoms like abdominal pain, then do not worry.Hope this helps you.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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