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Taenia

Other Names: Taeniasis, Cysticercosis, Neurocysticercosis, Coenurosis, Neurocoenurosis
Taenia is a long, segmented, parasitic tapeworm that infects cattle, pigs, and humans.

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  • Taenia saginata
  • Taenia solium

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