DNA differential diagnosis of taeniasis
and cysticercosis by multiplex PCR.
Cysticercosis and taeniasis
are widely prevalent in many Latin American countries.
While transmission of cysticercosis from a commercial food handler has never been documented such transmission may occur and any food handler with taeniasis
(infection with adult T.
Cysticereosis and taeniasis
were designated as reportable conditions in Oregon in 2002.
is an intestinal infection caused by the adult stage of the large tapeworm.
The meat develops an intestinal tapeworm infection, known as taeniasis
One must understand that taeniasis
and NCC are two different clinical entities caused by the same parasite, i.e., T.
Proglottid and egg samples were collected from patients with diphyllobothriasis and taeniasis
in hospitals in Japan.
Tapeworm infections, Taeniasis
, Cysticercosis, Hymenolepiasis, Occupational groups.
solium transmission should be a priority as intervention can reduce the substantial healthcare and economic burdens due to both NCC and taeniasis
Under current regulations, 11 parasitic diseases are subject to mandatory reporting and registration: ascariasis, cryptosporidiosis, congenital toxoplasmosis, echinococcosis, giardiasis, hymenolepiasis, malaria, taeniasis
, trichinellosis, trichuriasis and visceral leishmaniasis (4).
Yamasaki, "Present situation of porcine taeniasis
and human cysticercosis in Nepal," Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health, vol.