NCC is a frequent cause of epilepsy in developing countries [13]. Ingestion of Taenia solium cysts, most often by fecal-oral transmission, results in NCC, while ingestion of T. solium tapeworms in undercooked pork results in taeniasis, but not infection of the CNS. Treatment of NCC with anthelmintics such as praziquantel and albendazole, with or without steroids, is controversial. If NCC occurs in the ventricular system or spinal cord, surgical extirpation may be necessary to relieve hydrocephalus or cord compression.

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