3% in western Guangdong Province; hence, consumption of wild frogs (and use as poultices) poses a high risk for sparganum
6) With time other factors were proposed as putative initiators of EC, including parasitic infestation with Toxocara cati, (7) Echinococcus granulosus, (8) and Sparganum
In some cases, Sparganum
proliferum is favored, while in others racemose cysticercus or undifferentiated sparganum
or tetrathyridium is thought to represent the aberrant cestode larva.