Mississippi State Department of Health



Trichinellosis is an roundworm infection that results from eating raw or undercooked pork or wild game. While infection was once very common, it is now rare.

Additional Resources

Links referenced on this page
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention    https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/trichinellosis/
MEDLINE plus, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health    http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000631.htm

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