A 35-year-old member asked:

Can a child get worms from a pet that is inside and outdoors?

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Dr. Craig Uhl
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Yes: Typically caught with fecal oral contact. Hand washing is one of the best ways to prevent it, without removing the pet from the child.
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