Message Number: SG7265 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2004-01-04 04:06:35 UTC
Subject: Re: Walking pneumonia
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Hi Suzanne,
There is actually a Mycoplasma mustelidae that
has been found in mink (lungs) and ferrets (oral and
nasal cavities). Thus it may be possible for ferrets to
get a Mycoplasma infection. I would take the same
precautions as if you had the human flu virus.
Happy New Year,
Jerry Murray, DVM