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every type of worm a human can get

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Dr. David Menchell
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Gelatin allergy: Gelatin, animal-derived protein containing high levels of collagen, is sometimes used as a dietary supplement for joint and arthritic conditions. Tak ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Human worms: Infectious disease doctor. If damage to liver or gastro intestine then gastroenterologist along with i.D. Thanks.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Not common: Except for pinworms which is still seen in usa, it is not at all common to see intestinal parasites(worms)in patients born in us who have not visited ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Some types: Some infections that can be transmitted from dogs to humans include roundworms, hookworms, tapeworms & whipworms.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart worm: Humans can get heart worm, read this: http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/dirofilariasis/faqs.html
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Some asymptomatic: Abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, symptoms of malabsorption, itching around the anus and other symptoms may occur, but sometimes you may hav ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitzi Scotten
27 years experience Pediatrics
Cream or medicine: Ringworm is a type of fungus that involves the skin and is not a serious infection. If it is found in the nails or scalp it requires an oral medicati ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitzi Scotten
27 years experience Pediatrics
Depends site: Ringworm is not actually a worm but a fungal infection and is treated differently depending on where it is on your body. If it is on the head/scalp or ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Anti-parasite: After identification of worms, your physician can prescribe an antiparasitic medication for you.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Parasites: There is scabies, Chigoe Flea, filarial worm, screw worm, but there are also many parasites that live inside,

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