1 doctor weighed in:

Why do parasites appear in your body? Where do they come from? For example, how do intestinal worms go inside the intestines without consuming them?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Get in...

One way or another. Eat the eggs or worm covers most.
Hookworm gets in through the skin.

In brief: Get in...

One way or another. Eat the eggs or worm covers most.
Hookworm gets in through the skin.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Jack Hinkle
Board Certified,
385K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors