A normal parasite of swine and the largest protozoan parasite of humans. It causes balantidiasis.
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Balantidium. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/755933/all/Balantidium. Accessed November 30, 2023.
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