Taenia solium is the most common helminthic infection of the central nervous system and a leading cause of epilepsy in developing nations. Little is known about neurocysticercosis in refugees from Southeast Asia which is endemic for T solium. We present two cases in a single household of refugees from Burma.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of Travel Medicine|
|State||Published - Mar 2012|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
- Infectious Diseases