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is their current data supporting the use of hook worms to treat ulcerative colitus?

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Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
No data, but: There are some trials underway using helminths (hookworms and whipworms) to try and treat ibd.
Answered on Apr 3, 2013

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