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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 ... This type of infection is not common with beef or fish tapeworms, but can occur with the pork tapeworm — called ... Among the most common tapeworms in humans are the pork tapeworm (T. solium), the beef tapeworm (T. saginata), ...

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

Sep 16, 2015 ... Although tapeworms in humans usually cause few symptoms and are easily treated, they can sometimes cause serious, life-threatening ...

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

Jan 27, 2007 ... This is a baby. Human tapeworms can live for years in the small intestine ... There are many species of tapeworms, not all can infest humans.

m.kidshealth.org/en/teens/tapeworm.html

A worm that grows in the intestines by eating your food is pretty icky to think about . ... In fact, a worm that can grow to more than 82 feet long, live in the intestines, and ... Once inside the body, the tapeworm head attaches to the inner wall of the  ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/170461.php

Mar 27, 2017 ... Tapeworm eggs normally enter the human host from animals via food, especially raw or undercooked meat. Humans can also become infected ...

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

Nov 11, 2015 ... So how do you know if you have a tapeworm? Depending on the type of tapeworm symptoms can include: • 'Rice like' substance in a person's ...

www.livescience.com/53598-tapeworms.html

Feb 3, 2016 ... The medical term for a parasitic infection of tapeworms in humans is taeniasis. Taeniasis can develop into cysticercosis, which is an infection of ...

www.livestrong.com/article/101775-effects-tapeworms-humans

5 days ago ... Tapeworms enter the body as larvae and can grow into adult tapeworms; adult tapeworms can grow as long as 12 ft. Prognosis is generally ...