Diseases

Name

Cysticercosis

Names alternate

Tapeworm infection
Neurocysticercosis

Parents
(1) Nervous system illness
Agents
(1) Cysticercus bovis (Taenia solium) > Taenia > Flatworms (Platyhelminthes) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(2) Cysticercus cellulosae (Taenia solium) > Taenia > Flatworms (Platyhelminthes) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(3) Cysticercus longicollis (Taenia solium) > Taenia > Flatworms (Platyhelminthes) > Metazoa (Animalia)
Populations
(1) Cattle (Bos taurus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) > Canis > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Swine (Sus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Air-borne
(2) Fomite
(3) Ingestion
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Zoonotic
Documents
(1) CDC: Parasites - Cysticercosis (2014)
Created

2015-07-24 15:37:11+00:00

Modified

2015-08-28 19:35:07.516005+00:00