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GERMS: Guinea pigs may harbor a hidden health hazard, researchers say. “The bacteria, Chlamydia ca…

GERMS: Guinea pigs may harbor a hidden health hazard, researchers say. “The bacteria, Chlamydia caviae (C. caviae), normally causes pink eye in guinea pigs. But three adults in the Netherlands wound up hospitalized for pneumonia after contact with guinea pigs resulted in their infection with C. caviae.”
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