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Cestoda Scolex

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Tapeworms: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment
Tapeworms belong to a large taxonomic class of flatworms called Cestoda, and more than 1,000 species have been identified. An adult tapeworm's body consists of a head and neck, and a chain of segments called proglottids, which grow and produce eggs, ...
Iowa woman tries 'tapeworm diet', prompts doctor warning
An Iowa woman recently discovered something worse than being overweight: swallowing a parasitic worm in order to drop a few pounds. The woman went to her doctor and admitted she'd bought a tapeworm off the Internet and swallowed it, says Dr. Patricia ...
Too late to even save the furniture…
Ah Cestoda! The most pungent and apt of political metaphors. Huge (Polygonoporus giganticus, the whale tapeworm, can be 30m long) and simple (a scolex and many independent hermaphrodite proglotids, just like the ALP) , migrating from gut to gut, and ...

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