Trichocephalus trichiura

Known as: Whipworms, trichiura, Trichuris, Trichuris trichiuras 
A species of parasitic roundworms in the family Trichuridae most commonly found in tropical Asia and, to a lesser degree, in Africa and South America… (More)

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1953-2018
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Quantifying the burden of parasitic diseases in relation to other diseases and injuries requires reliable estimates of prevalence… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Understanding the global limits of transmission of soil-transmitted helminth (STH) species is essential for quantifying the… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Infections with schistosomes and soil-transmitted helminths exert a considerable yet underappreciated economic and… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Soil-transmitted helminth infections are common throughout the tropics and subtropics and they disproportionately… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Intestinal multiparasitism, the accuracy of different diagnostic techniques, and the influence of sampling effort were studied… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of and resistance to mebendazole (500 mg) and levamisole (40 or 80 mg), alone or in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To measure the effects of iron supplementation and anthelmintic treatment on iron status, anaemia, growth, morbidity… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Fifty years after Stoll published his 'This Wormy World' article, the global prevalence of infections with intestinal nematodes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Anemia is estimated to affect one-half of school-age children in developing countries. The school years are an opportune time to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We studied physical fitness with the Harvard Step Test, growth, and appetite in primary school boys infected with hookworm (96… (More)
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