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Parasites are slithering inside a North Korea defector’s body and while the man is alive, he is in the hospital recovering from gunshot wounds. The gruesome discovery of the parasitic worms infesting the man’s body was found as doctors...Show More Summary
THE WORKERS’ PARADISE: North Korean defector found to have ‘enormous parasites.’ “I’ve never seen anything like this in my 20 years as a physician,” South Korean doctor Lee Cook-jong told journalists, explaining that the longest worm removed from the patient’s intestines was 27cm (11in) long. “North Korea is a very poor country and like any […]
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South Korean doctors operating on an injured North Korean soldier found parasitic worms crawling in his dietary tract, a symptom of poor hygiene and nutrition.
The largest worm that was removed from the patient's small intestine was 11 inches long
SEOUL (Reuters) - Parasitic worms found in a North Korean soldier, critically injured during a desperate defection, highlight nutrition and hygiene problems that experts say have plagued the isolated country for decades.
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A parasitologist and doctor weigh in, suggesting that this might be more rampant in the isolated nation than we know.
As if multiple bullet wounds weren't enough, the North Korean soldier who defected across the DMZ on Monday has "an enormous number" of parasites posing a risk to his recovery, according to South Korean doctors. "I've never seen anything like this," surgeon Lee Cook-jong says, per the BBC and Guardian...
Parasitic worms found in a North Korean soldier, critically injured during a desperate defection, highlight nutrition and hygiene problems that experts say have plagued the isolated country for decades. At a briefing on Wednesday, lead...Show More Summary
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