LETTER: Endoscopic Prevalence of Whipworm Infestation in Northern Italy


To the Editor: We have read with interest the article by Herman et al titled “Diagnosis and Removal of Cecal Whipworm Infection: Case Report and Review” (Digestive Diseases and Sciences 45:1639–1643, 2000). A case of endoscopic diagnosis and removal of a whipworm (Trichiuris trichiura) is described in detail and a review of the literature about endoscopic… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1019645517580


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