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Tapeworm Pictures

Internal Parasites

A long white tapeworm is laid in a circle on green plate.

The following are pictures taken of a nine-inch-long tapeworm that came out of a cat. The cat had thrown up the worm along with its food. The worm was still alive when the pictures were taken.

Close up - The back segments of a long white tapeworm.
Close up - Segments of a tapeworm that is laying on a green surface.
Close up - The back segments of a tapeworm that is on a dark green plate.
Close up - the front of a flat white tapeworm that is on a table.
The right side of a flat Tapeworm.
A Flat Tapeworm that is laying in a circle on a dark green plate.

The same tapeworm as above, four hours later. A tapeworm needs moisture to stay alive. This one dried out and shriveled up.

A flat Tapeworm that is laid across a green plate.
Close up - A clear flat Tapeworm that is laid on a green surface.
Close up - The back of a clear flat tapeworm.
Close up - The front segments of a clear flat Tapeworm.
Close up - Segments of a clear flat Tapeworm.

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