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Table 1 Countries in Central America and the Caribbean basin with Taenia solium taeniosis/cysticercosis occurrence recorded from 1986 to April 2017. Taenia solium taeniosis was not confirmed unless otherwise stated and presence of T. solium there uncertain

From: Mapping occurrence of Taenia solium taeniosis/cysticercosis and areas at risk of porcine cysticercosis in Central America and the Caribbean basin

Country Porcine cysticercosis Taeniosis Human cysticercosis No. of references
Belize    [31] 1
Colombia [32,33,34,35]   [33, 34, 36,37,38] 7
Costa Rica    [39] 1
Cuba   [40] [41] 2
Guadeloupe    [42] 1
Guatemala [16, 43] [16, 43,44,45]a [43, 46] 5
Haiti   [47] [48] 2
Honduras [23, 49, 50] [17, 49, 51,52,53,54]a [17, 52,53,54,55,56] 11
Mexicob [50, 57,58,59] [59] [59] 4
Nicaragua [60]   [61, 62] 3
Panama    [63,64,65] 3
Saint Lucia   [29]a, c   1
Venezuela [66,67,68,69,70] [71,72,73] [72,73,74,75,76,77] 12
  1. aConfirmed T. solium taeniosis cases
  2. bOnly studies from the Yucatán Peninsula are included here
  3. cMethod used for confirmation not stated