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Taenia solium

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Taenia solium is the pork tapeworm belonging to cyclophyllid cestodes in the family Taeniidae. It is an intestinal zoonotic parasite found throughout the world, ...

Definition of Pork tapeworm infection - MedicineNet

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Pork tapeworm infection: Known medically as cysticercosis, an infection caused by Taenia solium (the pork tapeworm). Infection occurs when the tapeworm ...

Pork Tapeworm | Monsters Inside Me | Animal Planet

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The pork tapeworm creates cysts in human tissue, even the brain, making it virtually impossible to kill. Contracted from infected pork or human feces, this deadly ...

CDC - Taeniasis - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Taeniasis in humans is a parasitic infection caused by the tapeworm species Taenia saginata (beef tapeworm), Taenia solium (pork tapeworm), and Taenia ...

WHO | Taeniasis/cysticercosis

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Taeniasis is an intestinal infection caused by 2 species of tapeworms. The most significant infections are caused by Taenia solium (pork tapeworm) and Taenia ...

Hidden Epidemic: Tapeworms Living Inside People's Brains ...

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May 15, 2012 ... A human brain overrun with cysts from Taenia solium, a tapeworm ... (Pork has to be undercooked for the tapeworms to complete their journey.).

Taenia Solium (Pork Tapeworm)

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History of Discovery (return to top). Tapeworm infections have been recorded in history from 1500 B.C. and have been recognized as one of the earliest human ...

Tapeworm - Beef or Pork - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of ...

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Sep 1, 2013 ... Adults and children with pork tapeworm can infect themselves if they have poor hygiene. They can ingest tapeworm eggs they pick up on their ...

Teniasis: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis - Healthline

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Dec 21, 2015 ... Taeniasis is an intestinal tapeworm infection caused by eating contaminated beef or pork. Taeniasis is also known by the following names:.

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May 27, 2013 ... Monsters Inside Me Pork Tapeworm ... Tapeworm removed from man's brain after living there for four years - Awesome moments - Duration: ...
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Tapeworm infection - beef or pork: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Tapeworm infection is caused by eating the raw or undercooked meat of infected animals. Cattle usually carry Taenia saginata (T. saginata). Pigs carry Taenia ...

Taenia Solium (Pork Tapeworm) Infection and Cysticercosis ...

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Taenia solium is an intestinal infection with adult tapeworms that follows ingestion of contaminated pork. Cysticercosis is infection with larvae of T. solium, which ...

CDC - Taeniasis - General Information - Frequently Asked Questions ...

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Taeniasis in humans is a parasitic infection caused by the tapeworm species Taenia saginata (beef tapeworm), Taenia solium (pork tapeworm), and Taenia ...