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Cysticercosis

Known as: Cysticerciasis, Cysticercoses, Cysticercosis [Disease/Finding] 
A parasitic infection caused by the larval form of Taenia solium. It is a disseminated infection affecting the central nervous system, subcutaneous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Neurocysticercosis is the main cause of adult-onset seizures in the developing world. Whether therapy with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Several diagnostic techniques are used to estimate the prevalence of the zoonotic tapeworm Taenia solium in pigs, but none of… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Cysticercosis, the infection of the larval tissue stage of the pork tapeworm, Taenia solium, is endemic to most developing… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The larval stage of the pork tapeworm (Taenia solium) infects the human nervous system, causing neurocysticercosis. This disease… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Several reports of patients with cysticercosis from many countries in Asia such as India, China, Indonesia, Thailand, Korea… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Echinococcosis, both cystic and alveolar, and Taenia solium cysticercosis are the most serious zoonotic cestodoses worldwide… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Neurocysticercosis is the most common helminthic infection of the CNS but its diagnosis remains difficult. Clinical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Summary Hydatid disease (echinococcosis), caused by the tapeworm Echinococcus, is a public health and economic problem of global… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
During the 3 years that the enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot (EITB) assay for the diagnosis of human cysticercosis has… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
An enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot (EITB) assay was developed for immunodiagnosing human cysticercosis. The assay uses… Expand
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