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How can I tell if my child has tapeworms?
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Dr. Mark Patterson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Stool sample
The best way to check for tapeworms is to have a lab inspect a stool sample.
Check with your child's doctor regarding how to go about submitting a sample.

In brief: Stool sample
The best way to check for tapeworms is to have a lab inspect a stool sample.
Check with your child's doctor regarding how to go about submitting a sample.
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