8 doctors weighed in:
Are people with organ transplants at more risk for complications with tapeworms?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ralph Layman
Surgery - Transplant
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
They are at higher risk for any type of infection.
Bacteria, viruses, fungal or parasitic.

In brief: Yes
They are at higher risk for any type of infection.
Bacteria, viruses, fungal or parasitic.
Dr. Ralph Layman
Dr. Ralph Layman
Thank
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Tapeworms
People with organ transplants are usually on a program of medications to prevent organ rejection.
This usually increases the risk of complications from many illnesses including tapeworms.

In brief: Tapeworms
People with organ transplants are usually on a program of medications to prevent organ rejection.
This usually increases the risk of complications from many illnesses including tapeworms.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Thank
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