Table 1: Percentages and recovery of Taenia solium tapeworm in immunosuppressed hamsters.

Cysticerci lotHamsters used/infectedInfection (%)Tapeworms recovered (size)Recovery (%)

113/969.2337 (10–30 cm)36
27/342.8510 (20–30 cm)18
310/99037 (10–30 cm)46
418/1583.3352 (15–40 cm)36

Total48/3674.3513434