First cat-to-human TB infections reported

Heart and lungs

"Cats have passed TB to humans for the first time in an outbreak feared to have been caused by badgers," the Daily Mail reports. Authorities are closely monitoring the situation and the risk of further transmission has been described as “very low”…

Article Metadata Date Published: Wed, 22 Nov 2017
Author: Zana Technologies GmbH
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