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Neurocysticercosis / Cysticercosis of Brain

Neurocysticercosis happens when the eggs of the tapeworm are ingested (usually through poorly cooked meat) and infect the central nervous system and the brain. Neurocysticercosis is a common cause of epilepsy and seizures in developing nations.

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Neurocysticercosis/ Cysticercosis of Brain

CYSTICERCOSIS of Brain or Neurocysticercosis is the most common cause of seizures or epilepsy in an adult and the most common parasitic infection of the brain.CYSTICERCOSIS (SIS-tuh-sir-KO-sis) of Brain or Neurocysticercosis (NEW-row SIS-tuh-sir-KO-sis) is the commonest cause of adult...Read More

Posted on : Sunday, June 7, 2009 12:00 AM
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how can we remove the cyst from the brain?
Replied on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 9:02 AM
Hi. Is anyone is this group in the USA? It's very rare here, so I cannot find any helpful doctors.
Replied on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 9:12 PM

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