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If an adult takes 2 bites of a turkey burger that was not cooked

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If an adult takes 2 bites of a turkey burger that was not cooked enough and was too mushy get salminlia

Dr Brims :

Hello, welcome to Justanswer, I will try to assist you with your medical question, and any medical information you seek

Dr Brims :

Are you asking if it is possible for this to cause a salmonella infection?

Customer: Yes
Dr Brims :

Yes, it is possible if the meat was infected with salmonella

Customer: So the meat has to be infected first its not just if its not cooked thoroughly.
Dr Brims :

Yes, it must be infected first

Customer: This was the last burger in the box. Just messed up on this one. I ate 2 bites and realized it was to mushy so I put it back on the the stove for 2-3 minutes
Dr Brims :

May I ask if you have anxiety disorder?

Customer: It freaked me out a bit
Dr Brims :

Can you see my last question?

Customer: But no I dont
Dr Brims :

Okay, you have no reason to be freaked out

Customer: I don't have anxiety disorder
Dr Brims :

Okay

Customer: Friends were just saying I was going to get sick and I was concerned. Don't think me and my friends realized the meat had to be infected first I think people just think if it was cooked enough
Dr Brims :

I understand but it needs to be infected first, so there is no need to worry excessively

Customer: Thank you!
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