Parasitic Worms Commonly Found In Sushi.
Please be sure to watch this video!
After watching this video, it does not necessarily mean that you will never be able to eat sushi again if you really enjoy it, you just really need to be aware and be informed that this can and does happen often.
Sushi and sashimi me can be associated with parasitic infections.
Patients who eat uncooked fish are at a very high risk for ingesting the parasitic worm Anisakis.
Although the worm can’t survive in humans, it’s larva can. This parasite often causes diarrhea, vomiting and small bowel obstructions.
Again, be very aware of what you are eating, check your food when possible, and share this with your friends so they can be informed as well.