Definition of Pinworm. Meaning of Pinworm. Synonyms of Pinworm

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Definition of Pinworm

Pinworm
Pinworm Pin"worm`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A small nematoid worm (Oxyurus vermicularis), which is parasitic chiefly in the rectum of man. It is most common in children and aged persons.

Meaning of Pinworm from wikipedia

- Pinworm infection, also known as enterobiasis, is a human parasitic disease caused by the pinworm. The most common symptom is itching in the anal area...
- The pinworm (species Enterobius vermicularis), also known as threadworm (in the United Kingdom and Australia) or seatworm, is a parasitic worm. It is...
- infections. This includes ascariasis, hookworm infections, enterobiasis (pinworm infection), trichostrongyliasis, and trichinellosis. It is taken by mouth...
- Keiferia lycopersicella, the tomato pinworm, is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. It is found in warm areas in Mexico, California, Texas, Georgia, Florida...
- Threadworm may refer to: Pinworm (parasite) Strongyloides stercoralis In non-human contexts, nematodes more broadly, from Ancient Gr**** νῆμα (nêma, nêmatos...
- (but not effective against Dipylidium caninum, a common dog tapeworm), pinworms, aelurostrongylus, paragonimiasis, strongyles, and strongyloides that can...
- which contains the human pinworm (Enterobius vermicularis). Notable species include: Enterobius vermicularis, the human pinworm Gyrinicola batrachiensis...
- the most well known of which are parasitic Enterobius, commonly known as pinworms, cause the disease enterobiasis. Hookworms, intestinal parasites of mammals...
- liver fluke) Dracunculus medinensis (Guinea worm) Enterobius vermicularis (pinworm) Filariasis Hookworm Loa loa Onchocerciasis (river blindness) Schistosomiasis...
- Encheliophis vermicularis, a pearlfish species Enterobius vermicularis, the human pinworm, a parasitic nematode worm species solely affecting humans Vermicularis...
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