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11 Jul 2005

Eating causing headaches?
Is it possible to get tape worm in your brain from eating raw fish?
I read a story the other day and it was very disturbing, it had pictures and everything, and i eat a lot of sushi and would just like to know if it is possible to get worms of any kind in you brain from eating raw fish!
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CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

KitCat830322, fish tapeworm stays in the gut and will not go to the brain. I think you’re referring to pork tape worm (Cysticercosis). Let me know as a new question and we’ll take it from there. Good luck.
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