parasitic worm

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    Whipworm (Trichuris trichuria)

    Trichuriasis is an infection with Trichuris trichiura (human whipworm), a soil transmitted parasitic worm (helminths) . An estimated 604-795 million people in the world are infected with whipworms. They reside in the colon where they spawn and create their many eggs. Their eggs are excreted and...