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Re: Dogs in childrens' playgrounds

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I'm sure that's the case. But does anyone know about toxocariasis incidence in Switzerland. Having known a child be blinded in one eye by ocular toxocariasis, it's not an idle question even if it is Friday!
A quick Google search seems to indicate it's rare, but does happen. All of these sources are at least 20 years old, so maybe someone else can find more current figures?

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3764384

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6635640

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this PDF from the Journal of Clinical Microbiology:
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