"Helminths" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Commonly known as parasitic worms, this group includes the ACANTHOCEPHALA; NEMATODA; and PLATYHELMINTHS. Some authors consider certain species of LEECHES that can become temporarily parasitic as helminths.
- Worms, Parasitic
- Parasitic Worms
- Parasitic Worm
- Worm, Parasitic
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Helminths" by people in Profiles.
New Applications in Aging Research--a GTCbio conference. IDrugs. 2008 Mar; 11(3):179-80.
The hygiene hypothesis and atopy: bring back the parasites? J Am Acad Dermatol. 2006 Jan; 54(1):172-9.