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Cat-to-human TB documented

Two people in England have developed tuberculosis after contact with a domestic cat, Public Health England (PHE) has announced. Both were responding to treatment. PHE said the risk of cat-to-human transmission remained ‘very low’.

[link url=http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/mar/27/first-documented-cat-human-tb-infection] Full The Guardian report[/link]

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