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What are the chances of an average american person getting an internal parasite such as a tapeworm?
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David Miller
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In brief: Rare but happens
With our mandated inspection of meat production facilities, the U.
S. Has nearly eliminated tapeworms and other intestinal parasites. You can still get them, particularly from eating wild game and fish. It's always a good idea to thoroughly cook any wild meat and fish. Thanks to david miller for his answer.

In brief: Rare but happens
With our mandated inspection of meat production facilities, the U.
S. Has nearly eliminated tapeworms and other intestinal parasites. You can still get them, particularly from eating wild game and fish. It's always a good idea to thoroughly cook any wild meat and fish. Thanks to david miller for his answer.
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