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Can Humans Get Sick from Flea Bites?

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Fleas often carry diseases, so it is very possible for humans to get sick from flea bites. One disease that is carried by fleas is the plague. Fleas that have bitten an infected animal may carry the Yersinia pestis bacteria, which is what causes the Plague. Humans can also get cat scratch fever from a flea. Usually, the flea will leave droppings on the cat with the Bartonella henselae. The cat then transfers this disease to the human. It is possible, however, for a human to get this from a flea bite.
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