Tapeworms

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Etiology

  • Taenia saginata (beef tapeworm)
  • Taenia solium (pork tapeworm)
  • Diphyllobothrium latum (fish tapeworm)
  • Hymenolepis nana (dwarf tapeworm; mostly children)

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Last updated: December 1, 2014