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  • Trichuriasis has a worldwide distribution and affects approx. 800 million humans!
  • Children have the highest worm burden, but older persons are also infected
  • Infection is by ingestion of embryonated eggs with contaminated vegetables, soil or water
  • Humans are the most important host. Animal reservoir not epidemiologically important
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