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Gnathostoma hispidum infection

Gnathostoma hispidum infection: Introduction

Gnathostoma hispidum infection: A tapeworm infection with a tapeworm species called Gnathostoma hispidum. The infection is called gnathostomiasis and usually results from eating undercooked contaminated fish or poultry or drinking contaminated water. The nature and severity of symptoms vary depending on which part of the body the tapeworms migrate through (usually the skin). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Gnathostoma hispidum infection is available below.

Symptoms of Gnathostoma hispidum infection

Treatments for Gnathostoma hispidum infection

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Gnathostoma hispidum infection: Complications

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Causes of Gnathostoma hispidum infection

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Misdiagnosis and Gnathostoma hispidum infection

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More information about Gnathostoma hispidum infection

  1. Gnathostoma hispidum infection: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications

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