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What type can parasites can I get from eating undercooked shellfish?

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Dr. Chakshu Gupta
Pathology
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In brief: Various

Depending on your location, they can transmit a variety of parasites.
In the mid-west we are seeing a lot of paragonimus infestations in the lungs.

In brief: Various

Depending on your location, they can transmit a variety of parasites.
In the mid-west we are seeing a lot of paragonimus infestations in the lungs.
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Dr. Anna Lerner Angeles
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Parasites

One example is anisakis worm a roundworm which usually is found in shellfish.
Most people get very sick and eventually get rid of it by 3 weeks, occ by surgical means.

In brief: Parasites

One example is anisakis worm a roundworm which usually is found in shellfish.
Most people get very sick and eventually get rid of it by 3 weeks, occ by surgical means.
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