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Hospital-associated infections

Clapis

Synonym(s): Hospital-acquired infections, Nosocomial infections


Hospital-associated infections

In any clinical environment where ill animals are in proximity to each other it is possible that infections can spread from a sick animal to a healthy animal. Veterinary hospitals are always following strict infection control procedures, but it occasionally can still happen.

How likely is my rabbit to contract a hospital-associated infection?

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What infections could my rabbit contract?

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What will my vet do to minimise the risks?

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What if my rabbit contracts a hospital-associated infection?

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