A 37-year-old female asked:
Is their current data supporting the use of hook worms to treat ulcerative colitus?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
No data, but: There are some trials underway using helminths (hookworms and whipworms) to try and treat ibd.
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