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What parasites burrow into the brain and cause swelling or other damage?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Many

Toxoplasma gondii from cats, naegleria fowleri from fresh water, taenia solium from pork tapeworm, schistosomiasis from snails, and malaria - plasmodium are a few.
Prevalence of these depends on exposure - where you grew up or travelled or ate or ...

In brief: Many

Toxoplasma gondii from cats, naegleria fowleri from fresh water, taenia solium from pork tapeworm, schistosomiasis from snails, and malaria - plasmodium are a few.
Prevalence of these depends on exposure - where you grew up or travelled or ate or ...
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