anthelmintic

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Key Words: antihelminthic, cysticercosis, intraventricular, shunting
Antihelminthic therapy has been the mainstay of treatment for this form of disease.
Once the cysts are removed either partially or in whole, an antihelminthic medication should be started with a short course of steroids.
Abstract: Management of neurocysticercosis (NCC) is mostly by means of prevention and antihelminthic medications.
Because of the high morbidity and mortality of the antihelminthic medications albendazol (Albenza) and praziquantel (Biltricide), it is uncertain when therapies should be employed.