Human Anatomy and Physiology

What causes beaver fever?


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A main cause is swimming or drinking contaminated water. Its contaminated with Giardia lamblia. It isshedin the feces and contaminates the water. its alsoknownas campers feverbecausemany camper swim in or use contaminated water. Normally last about 6 weeks, can be treated withantibioticsif needed ALL LAKES AND STEAMS ARE TO BE CONSIDERED CONTAMINATED