What is the clinical presentation of coenurosis (tapeworm infestation)?

Updated: Apr 15, 2021
  • Author: Lisandro Irizarry, MD, MBA, MPH, FACEP; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD  more...
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Answer

Coenurosis caused by T multiceps presents as a space-occupying cystic lesion of the central nervous system and subcutaneous tissues, leading to symptoms of mass effects and obstruction.


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