According to the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, the fish tapeworm is the longest tapeworm ... The dwarf tapeworm is the smallest tapeworm, measuring 2.5 to 4 cm long. The scolex is knob-shaped, and has hooks and four suckers.
Is There A Worm In Your Eye?
The fatal tapeworm can also affect ... The dangerous Loa loa worm is one such pest that attacks the eyes. There has been a lot of talk about the Loa loa worm lately, especially after a 20cm long worm was surgically removed from a person's eyes.
Here's Something You Don't Want To Know
the longest human-dwelling tapeworm they could find in the science journals, Diphyllobothrium latum, was 40 feet long. Not a pretty notion ... It contains a mixture of messages: something marvelous and miraculous, surprising, raising unanswerable ...
Revenge of the Fishball: The Magnificent Fish Tapeworm
What’s not to dislike? The longest lifespan of any human parasite and the jaw-dropping lengths it can reach are just a few of its charms. The fish tapeworm has long been an intestinal bedfellow of mankind. The earliest evidence of infection has been ...
German dictionary: So long, long words?
Sesquipedalians - lovers of long words - will shudder ... emoticons - will despair. Still, the German language remains replete with bandwurmworter (tapeworm words) sprawling across Teutonic pages. The longest word to be found in the dictionary is ...