Pinworms are tiny, narrow worms less than half an inch long that can infect the intestines. Pinworm infections are easily spread, and are most common in children between the ages of five and 10.
The pinworm (genus Enterobius), also known as threadworm (in the United
Kingdom and Australia) or seatworm, is a parasitic worm. It is a nematode ...
Jun 19, 2015 ... Read about pinworms, an infection very easy to catch. Pinworm symptoms
include anal or vaginal itching when the female worm deposits eggs ...
Pinworms are a type of little worm that commonly infects the intestines, often in
kids. Many of the kids in your school have probably had pinworms at one time, ...
Like scabies and head lice , pinworms
are one of those infections that parents kind of dread hearing about since they associate it with poor hygiene.
are spread from child to child after they ingest microscopic pinworm
eggs. This can be done by looking for th... More »
Feb 6, 2015 ... Learn about pinworms and pinworm infection, the most common worm infection
in the U.S. Symptoms include intense anal itching, vaginal ...
Jan 10, 2013 ... Frequently asked questions about Enterobiasis, also known as Pinworm Infection
Pinworms are small parasites that can live in the colon and rectum. You get them
when you swallow their eggs. The eggs hatch inside your intestines. While you ...
Apr 8, 2015 ... Pinworm infection is the most common type of intestinal worm infection in the
United States and one of the most common worldwide. Pinworms ...
Learn how to recognize and prevent pinworm infection, and how it is treated.