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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
37 years experience Pediatrics
Check For Eggs: Pinworms can be seen in stool however many people do not see them until treatment has begun and passage of dead worms begins. Worms can be seen in ana ... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Need sample: This unusual fiber in your stool could be parasite, mucous, or fibrous material from your diet. Direct observation, possibly with a microscope, would ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marjorie Alpert
27 years experience Pediatrics
Very small: Pinworms look like small rolled-up pieces of toilet paper. Doctors sometimes use the "tape" test at night to diagnose them because pinworms come out ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Geary
30 years experience Pediatrics
Pinworms: Sounds like pinworms or another parasite. Please get a stool sample right away
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Need exam of stool: Pinworms usually produce severe itching, particularly at night, around the anus. A scotch tape test looking for the worms is the best way to diagnose ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristi Nix
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: We often don't see the pinworms after treatment, though they are passed in our stool. I do hope that after mebendazole, you don't have them anymore!
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Enterobius: Unlikely to present in this manner. About the only worm you are likely to see grossly in the stool would be Ascaris, and these are very large and usu ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
45 years experience Pediatrics
Probably: In most cases a repeat dose I week later does the trick. But your two month old is a bit young for pinworms, which required detailed assessment as to ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Enterobius: Some of pinworm larvae may hatch on the anal mucosa, and migrate up the bowel This retroinfection can lead to a heavy parasitic load and autoinfectio ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
36 years experience Pediatrics
Start : Medication.Name and dose-consult with your doctor.

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