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Is there a cure for parasitic infections?

Parasitic infections can be cured, although the longer the parasite lives in the body the more damage it can do. In most cases, the use of either a single medication or combination of medications can kill the parasite causing the infection. If necessary, damage done by the parasite while living in the body can often be repaired through surgery.

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