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How to check for presence of intestinal parasites and what's the procedure to get rid of them?

The intestinal and luminal protozoa are normally identified in stool specimens, the blood protozoa by examination of blood films with microscopy (malaria), and lymph node biopsy and serological ...
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How to check for presence of intestinal parasites and what's the procedure to get rid of them?

Intestinal parasites can be detected by stool tests (and additional blood tests if necessary). Note that these tests are often false negative, which means they may not detect parasites even if you ...
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Does being infected protect one from further infection?

In general: No. Having ulcers does not protect you from catching the flu. But that "no" is an oversimplification. The devil is indeed in the details. The innate immune system and the ...
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