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Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017 12:00:00 AM
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Tapeworms are parasitic flatworms of the class Cestoda that live in the digestive tracts of vertebrates and steal vital nutrients from their hosts. Most human tapeworm infestations result from the consumption of contaminated meat or fish that has not been properly cooked. An adult tapeworm consists of a knoblike head, or scolex, equipped with hooks for attaching to the intestinal wall of the host, a neck region, and a series of flat, rectangular body segments. How long can tapeworms grow to be? More...
Posted: Sunday, March 19, 2017 2:55:54 PM

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these worms go into your stomach and infect your intestines
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