Cysticercosis

Cysticercosis is a tissue Infection caused by the Young form of the Park tapeworm. People may have Few Or no symptoms for years. cysticercosis is usually Acquired by eating food or drinking water contaminated By tapeworm eggs from human faces . Among Foods , uncooked Vegetables are the Major source. Cardiac Cysticercosis is a Rare and typically asymptomatic Infection.

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Pork tapeworm Infection. A tapeworm infection that affects the brain, muscle and other tissues. Cysticercosis is spread by contact with tapeworm-infected human faeces. Contaminated food, water and dirty hands are all sources. Anti parasitic.. Anti Convulsant. Steroid.

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Classical case of cardiac CYSTECERCOSIS Usually we see neurocystcercosis Yes maximum occurrence is in contaminated water or food consumption Halfcooked meat porks and sea food are known sources Of course treatment is albendazole or mebendazole Cardiac cystecercosis is more critical and fatal as diagnosis is delayed

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Niclosan 25 mg 2 tab bd empty stomach for 2 days followed by strong purging

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TAPE WORM - TIANEA SOLIUM Least Commonly Cause CYCTICLERCOSIS....... UNCOOKED PORK M/C CAUSE NICLOSAMIDE DOC

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