Although tapeworms in the intestine usually cause no symptoms, some people
experience upper abdominal discomfort, ...
Learn more from WebMD about the causes, symptoms, and treatments of
Sep 16, 2015 ... Tapeworms, or cestodes, are intestinal parasites; they are worms that are
flattened like a tape measure. Find out about what causes tapeworms ...
Nov 11, 2015 ... Recent reports of a man dying after a tapeworm growing inside him was found to
be cancerous, and another being told he had only 30 minutes ...
Tapeworms get into the body when someone eats or drinks something that's
infected with a worm or its eggs. Once inside the body, the tapeworm head
Jul 2, 2015 ... Tapeworms enter the human body through consumption of contaminated food or
improper food handling. The most common type of tapeworms ...
Feb 3, 2016 ... Tapeworms are flat, segmented parasites that can grow in a host's intestine and
feed for 30 years.
There are more than 1,500 species of tapeworms. In the United States, infections
are due primarily to three species: the beef tapeworm, the fish tapeworm, and ...
Parasites can live in the intestines for years without causing symptoms. ...
medical treatments can get rid parasites more quickly and with fewer side effects
Jan 4, 2016 ... Most of the time, people infected with tapeworms will experience few symptoms.
Treatment is important, however, because tapeworm infections ...