Monday, February 23, 2009

A Worm in the Brain

Cysticercosis is an infection caused by the pork tapeworm Infection occurs when the tapeworm larvae enter the body and form cysts When these are found in the brain the condition is called neurocysticercosis according to the CDC Click here for CDC factsheet And check out the video left for Dr Sapna Parikh s report on brain worms

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