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How do you know if your itch is from hemorrhoids or pinworms?

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Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Surgery - Colorectal
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Pinwoms generally occurs in kids who play in dirt.
The worms can be seen after placing scotch tape on the anal skin and pearling it off. Best bet is to be seen by colon and rectal surgeon. No itch is treatable with dietary and hygiene modification.

In brief: Test

Pinwoms generally occurs in kids who play in dirt.
The worms can be seen after placing scotch tape on the anal skin and pearling it off. Best bet is to be seen by colon and rectal surgeon. No itch is treatable with dietary and hygiene modification.
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
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In brief: Exam

You need someone to look, preferrably a professional.

In brief: Exam

You need someone to look, preferrably a professional.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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