Trichuris suis is a worm used in helminthic therapy.In the natural host (pig) causes hyperplasia (thickening) of the caecal mucosa, but is otherwise associated with little pathology.
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"Trichuris suis." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 13 Apr 2008, 19:26 UTC. 14 Oct 2009 <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Trichuris_suis&oldid=205389072>.
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