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Does pinworm commonly occur in the us?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Not as common
Although, pinworm infestation is more common than infestation with other parasites, it is not a common disease overall.
I have to say in a lot of cases it may be asymptomatic and not dignosed for a while.

In brief: Not as common
Although, pinworm infestation is more common than infestation with other parasites, it is not a common disease overall.
I have to say in a lot of cases it may be asymptomatic and not dignosed for a while.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine
In brief: Yes
Unwashed fruit most likely cause see three four cases per year.

In brief: Yes
Unwashed fruit most likely cause see three four cases per year.
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Dr. Kenneth Smith
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Dr. Kelly Kane
Pediatrics
In brief: Yes
More infection in those 18 and younger. Hand washing is helpful in prevention.

In brief: Yes
More infection in those 18 and younger. Hand washing is helpful in prevention.
Dr. Kelly Kane
Dr. Kelly Kane
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