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What type can parasites can I get from eating undercooked pork?
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Dr. DAVID AMOS
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: Tapeworm
Tapeworm called tenea solium.

In brief: Tapeworm
Tapeworm called tenea solium.
Dr. DAVID AMOS
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Dr. Arthur Heller
also trichinosis
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
In brief: Trichinosis
Pork is a common reservoir for a worm which enters the body through the intestine from raw or undercooked pork.
This worm travels through the body but has a preference for the diaphragm and heart and can cause breathing difficulties, even death. It is probably the reason some religions have a stigma against pork.;.

In brief: Trichinosis
Pork is a common reservoir for a worm which enters the body through the intestine from raw or undercooked pork.
This worm travels through the body but has a preference for the diaphragm and heart and can cause breathing difficulties, even death. It is probably the reason some religions have a stigma against pork.;.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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