Are Roundworms Contagious to Humans?

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Roundworms are also known as nematodes. There are a large variety of roundworms, some are parasitic and some are not. Roundworms are common parasites in pets such as dogs and cats. Those roundworms can be passed to humans.
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1. Obtain anti-parasite medication. This type of treatment only kills roundworm infections in the intestinal phase. If the roundworms have migrated to muscles, this medication is
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Ascaris lumbricoides.
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Go to the doctor and be tested. Round worms can be contracted. Your anus will probably itch. You will also pass them so you need to check your stool every time you go. If you think
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Roundworms are contagious to humans. Consumption of unwashed raw vegetables/ground fruits especially with soil particles and use of hand in consuming and feeding someone can result in one having roundworms. Roundworms can be noticed easily in faeces with the naked eyes.
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