Tiny tapeworm mimics symptoms of liver cancer

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Echinococcus multilocularis is well established in wild canids in southern Ontario. Researchers indicate the tapeworm is migrating, could enter the northern US and is considered a zoonotic public health risk. Adult E. multilocularis infect wild carnivores, including foxes, wolves and coyotes, but may also affect dogs and cats. Continue reading

Source: Veterinary Practice News, January 28, 2020

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