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Depends.  Dressing them is the real danger.  You need to wear heavy enough rubber gloves so as not to nick yourself while cutting.  As to eating … if you cook it well enough that kills any pathogens.  165 degrees.  Swine can carry several major human diseases.  Personally I leave em for the buzzards.