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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.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.

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.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 ...

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

A worm that grows in the intestines by eating your food is pretty icky to think about . This article ... Once inside the body, the tapeworm head attaches to the inner wall of the intestines. The tapeworm feeds ... How Do Tapeworms Infect People?

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 ...

parasitesj16.imascientist.org.uk/2016/06/18/how-long-does-it-take-for-a-tapeworm-to-kill-a-human

Jun 18, 2016 ... This pathway leads to adult worms growing in your gut, usually without any ... risky as it cannot cause cysticercosis or neurocysticercosis in humans. ... evolved so that they do not kill their human host because they would much ...

www.livescience.com/53598-tapeworms.html

Feb 3, 2016 ... Tapeworms are flat, segmented parasites that can grow in a host's intestine and ... 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 ...