Cestoda

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The final diagnosis was echinococcal cyst of the right lobe of the liver, which is caused by Echinococcus granulosus, sometimes called dog tape worm.
It's a little parasite, a tape worm that gets into the muscle and if it's all over the carcass, it's condemned, but if you only find one or two in the head and carcass, then they're shipped out to a plant that cooks them.
American girls who might have been carrying baby-fat into their early teens in the 1950s, long after tape worm consumption had become passee, were offered a different choice: clothes from a label called Chubettes, under the slogan: "She can have a tummy and still look yummy.
When the Tyne Anglers Alliance supplied the EA with the necessary samples they were found to contain the tape worm ligula ( and permission was refused.
If he is eating more than normal and still not putting on weight, make sure he is checked for tape worm,and have his thyroxine level checked.
Of course, my stomach bug can't really compete with a tape worm.