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Hookworm Infections Learning Center
Hookworm is a roundworm infestation affecting the small intestine and lungs. The worms are about 1/2 inch long.
- Necator americanus
- Ancylostoma duodenale
- Antibiotic Therapy
- Prophylactic iron therapy (procedure)
Hookworms are parasites that affect the small intestine and lungs. The first sign of infection is usually a rash where the parasite entered...
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