Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : June | Volume : 11 | Issue : 6 | Page : DD03 - DD04

Taeniasis: An Unusual Presentation DD03-DD04

Shobha Prasada, Sevitha Bhat, K Vidyalakshmi

Correspondence
Dr. Sevitha Bhat,
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiolgy, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore, Karnataka, India.
E-mail: sevitha@rediffmail.com

We report a case of 45-year-old male presenting with the history of nasal expulsion of segments of Taenia saginata. This route of expulsion is a rare occurrence. The report stresses this unusual presentation of taeniasis in endemic region.