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What are symptoms of tapeworms?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Few symptoms

Most people with tapeworms have no symptoms until they see part of the worm in their stool.
Rarely, the fish tapeworm can cause vitamin B12 deficiency leading to anemia.

In brief: Few symptoms

Most people with tapeworms have no symptoms until they see part of the worm in their stool.
Rarely, the fish tapeworm can cause vitamin B12 deficiency leading to anemia.
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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Few symptoms

Most people with tapeworms have no symptoms until they see part of the worm in their stool.
Rarely, the fish tapeworm can cause vitamin B12 deficiency leading to anemia.

In brief: Few symptoms

Most people with tapeworms have no symptoms until they see part of the worm in their stool.
Rarely, the fish tapeworm can cause vitamin B12 deficiency leading to anemia.
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