How to determine the presence of worms (worms) in the body of an adult and a child
This type of worms is also called cestodes. Externally, the parasites are like a long ribbon, hence the name. Usually they live only in the stomach or intestines of a person. Grow up to several tens of meters in length.
Bullseye or bullish tapeworm.It is a large-sized worm whose larvae are found in the muscles of cattle.
When eating poorly processed beef, the worm enters the human body.
Pork tapeworm or tapeworm.This parasite is very similar to a bovine chain. But it is more common, because, despite the name, the larvae are present in the environment and can parasitize hares, rabbits and dogs.
It enters the human body if the pork has not undergone heat treatment, with dirty food or through dirty hands.It lives in the gastrointestinal tract, but the larvae along with the blood are spread throughout the body. Pork tapeworm causes shadow, during which a person has headaches, insomnia, diarrhea, vomiting, stomach pain and general weakness. Also, this worm greatly weakens human immunity, so it is extremely important to get rid of it as soon as possible.
Dwarf tapeworm.And although this worm is very small (length from 1 to 3 cm), it delivers a lot of trouble.
Worm eggs and larvae enter the human body from dirty food, soil, water and settle in the intestines.Hymenolepiasis develops, which often suffer from children.Despite the fact that the chain grows in the intestines, it affects the entire body. First of all, the nervous and digestive systems suffer, stomach pains, insomnia, nausea, irritation appear, a person often faints. In some cases, the pygmy can cause allergies.
Wide tapeworm.The largest tape worm. Larvae live mainly in water. They infect muscle tissue: pike, perch, pink salmon.
If the fish did not come to heat treatment, the larvae enter the human body, causing diphyllobotriosis.It settles in the intestines. Symptoms of infection are mild, they can be confused with the usual malaise. Sometimes there is nausea, minor pain in the stomach, dizziness. When running form appears anemia.
Infection with the parasite occurs through contact with dirty food, animal hair, and drinking dirty water.Unlike other tapeworms, echinococcus dwells in the liver or lungs and causes echinococcosis - the appearance of a cyst on organs. The disease is characterized by nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, enlarged liver.If the helminth settled in the lungs, it is difficult for the patient to breathe, pain in the chest appears. If the disease is not treated, a cyst will appear throughout the body.
At the slightest occurrence of ailments, you should consult with your doctor and get rid of tapeworms.