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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tapeworm_infection

Tapeworm infection is the infestation of the digestive tract by a species of parasitic flatworm ... Among the most common tapeworms in humans are the pork tapeworm (T. ... Symptoms vary widely, as do treatment options, and these issues are ...

www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/tapeworms-in-humans

Sep 16, 2015 ... Eating undercooked meat from infected animals is the main cause of tapeworm infection in people. Although tapeworms in humans usually ...

www.theregister.co.uk/2007/01/27/the_odd_body_tapeworm

Jan 27, 2007 ... That is precisely what they do as a parasite inside our intestines. ... There are many species of tapeworms, not all can infest humans.

kidshealth.org/en/teens/tapeworm.html

A worm that grows in the intestines by eating your food is pretty icky to think about . ... Tapeworms get into the body when a person eats or drinks something that's ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/170461.php

Mar 27, 2017 ... In human beings, tapeworm infection is most commonly caused by the: ... During treatment, humans can reinfect themselves if they do not follow ... If the individual does not wash their hands after going to the toilet, there is a ...

www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/features/tapeworms-cestodes-humans-symptoms-causes-treatment-avoid-infection-larvae-a6729991.html

Nov 11, 2015 ... Tapeworms: Symptoms in humans and how to avoid getting infected. A tapeworm ... So how do you know if you have a tapeworm? Depending ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tapeworm/basics/symptoms/con-20025898

Many people with intestinal tapeworm infection have no symptoms. If you do feel the effects, your symptoms will depend on the type of tapeworm you have and ...

www.livescience.com/53598-tapeworms.html

Feb 3, 2016 ... The medical term for a parasitic infection of tapeworms in humans is taeniasis. ... “One tapeworm that does this is Taenia solium,” Donald C. Lehman, ... Cysts in the muscles typically do not cause symptoms, though those ...

www.puristat.com/parasites/tapeworms.aspx

Tapeworms do not have intestinal tracts: they absorb partially digested substances from their host ... Both animals and humans ingest baby tapeworms regularly.