- Is it okay to have my dog sleep with me?
- Should I wear gloves when playing with my dog or picking up feces?
- What treatment is best for me?
- If I’m cured, could my echinococcosis come back?
- What can I do to make sure I don’t get echinococcosis?
- Can I give echinococcosis to my family?
- I work with livestock. Should I be tested for echinococcosis?
Echinococcosis--An Emerging Parasite in the Immigrant Population by M Chrieki, M.D. (American Family Physician September 01, 2002, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20020901/817.html)
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