Cysticerci Seroprevalence and Risk Factors for Neurocysticercosis : an Observational Hospital Based Study

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INTRODUCTION Epilepsy is a major problem in tropical developing countries.1 The incidence and prevalence of the disorder in these countries are very high because of high rate of infectious and parasitic diseases.2 Neurocysticercosis (NCC), caused by infestation of the human central nervous system (CNS) with the tissue cyst of Taenia solium, is the most… (More)

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