CESTODESAdult worms are found in the smallintestine; these infections are usuallywell tolerated or asymptomatic, butmay cause abdominal distress,dyspepsia, anorexia (or increasedappetite), nausea, localized pain, anddiarrhea
Taenia solium• is a flatworm parasite that lives in the small intestine of humans, which usually measures 3 to 5 meters in length• CARRIER: PORK• RAW MEAT.
TAENIA SAGINATA• Parasitic disease caused by a flatworm,, measuring between 5 and 8 meters in length• CARRIER: CATTLE• RAW CATTLE MEAT
TREMATODES• also called flukes, cause various clinical infections in humans. The parasites are so named because of their conspicuous suckers, the organs of attachment (trematos means "pierced with holes“.)
SCHISTOSOMA JAPONICUM• is an important parasite and one of the major infectious agents of schistosomiasis.This parasite has a very wide host range, infecting at least 31 species of wild mammals, including 9 carnivores, 16 rodents, one primate (Human), two insectivores and three artiodactyls and therefore it can be considered a true zoonosis.