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Fri Mar 17 07:18:59 EST 2000

En/Na Lynn303 ha escrit:

> Can you please answer a question? Is there any type of parasite or eggs that
> look like sesame seeds? My entire family is cleansing including the animals. In
> the dogs stool we found numorous white creamy colored things.That look like
> sesame seeds. To my knowledge she has not eaten anything but dog food. Can you
> e-mail me back at Lynn303.

In fact Dipylidium caninum may infect humans as well, specially young children or
veterinary surgeons who inadvertently swallow adult fleas. Getting rid of fleas is
troublesome enough, however.

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