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Coenurosis

[Taenia multiceps] [Taenia serialis]

Laboratory Diagnosis

Diagnosis is made by the observation of coenuri in biopsy or autopsy specimens. Coenuri are usually readily distinguished from cysticerci by the presence of multiple protoscoleces.

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