Are Roundworms Contagious to Humans?


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. Use anti-parasitic medication. Anti-parasitic medication destroys the roundworms and kills the larvae that infect the intestines. Medications like Albenza are prescribed by physicians
Some signs that a human is infected with roundworms are a
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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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