Baylisascaris infection

Baylisascaris infection is brought about by a roundworm present in raccoons. This roundworm is capable of infecting humans as well as other animals including dogs. Infections in humans is rare but can become severe if the parasites invade the eye, other organs or the brain. Raccoons are the primary host of the Baylisascaris procyonis roundworm. […]

Baylisascaris infection