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Sparganosis Causes

Sparganosis is said to be caused by the parasitic tapeworm larva named spargana which migrates to tissues under the skin causing the nodules to be itchy, inflammed and painful.

Sparganosis Definition

Sparganosis is a medical condition that is caused by a parasitic tape worm.

Sparganosis Diagnosis

Diagnosis is made through physical examination and undergoing blood tests and endoscopy.

Sparganosis Symptoms and Signs

Symptoms includes painful and inflammed skin nodules, swelling of the skin, and destruction of tissues.

Sparganosis Treatment

Treatment includes surgical removal of the affected area.

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