Anonymous asked in HealthDiseases & ConditionsInfectious Diseases · 1 decade ago

Can an infection be passed from animal to human?

If an animal has an infection in an open wound, and you come into close contact with it, could the infection be passed to the human?

2 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    In you contact the wound (bad idea) and have an open wound on yourself, yes.

  • lady b
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    yes, very often infections are passed from animal to humans

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