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What are the health implications of a severe parasitic infection?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 51 years experience
Depends on what : And where. Severe malaria leads to death. Severe intestinal round worms can lead to malnutrition and and distress. Severe trichinosis can cause seizures and fever and muscle aches.
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