Cysticercosis of the Human Nervous System

Neurocysticercosis (neural infection by larvae of Taenia solium) occurs when humans become intermediate hosts of the tapeworm Taenia solium after ingesting its eggs, usually directly from a Taenia carrier. Nowadays, the disease is the most common helminthic infection of the nervous system in humans,...

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Main Author: Del Brutto, Oscar H.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: García, Héctor H.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : 2014.
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-39022-7
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