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Introduction: Oxyuriasis

Description of Oxyuriasis

Oxyuriasis (medical condition): Pinworms, also called threadworms, typically infect the bowel of children in tropical areas. ...more

Oxyuriasis: See also:

  »Introduction: Pinworm
  »Symptoms of Pinworm
  »Treatments for Pinworm

Oxyuriasis: Infection with nematodes of the superfamily OXYUROIDEA.
Source: MeSH 2007

Oxyuriasis as a Disease

Oxyuriasis: Another name for Pinworm (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Pinworm
  »Symptoms of Pinworm
  »Treatments for Pinworm

Oxyuriasis: Related Diseases

Oxyuriasis: Oxyuriasis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Oxyuriasis (Pinworm)

Some of the symptoms of Oxyuriasis incude:

Treatments for Oxyuriasis (Pinworm)

Treatments for Oxyuriasis (Pinworm) include:

Treatment of Oxyuriasis: For more treatment information about Oxyuriasis, see treatment of Pinworm (Oxyuriasis)

Oxyuriasis: Article Excerpts about Pinworm

Pinworm Infection: DPD (Excerpt)

This infection is caused by a small, white intestinal worm called Enterobius vermicularis (EN-ter-O-be-us ver-MIK-u-lar-is). ... (Source: excerpt from Pinworm Infection: DPD)

Parasitic Roundworm Diseases, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)

Pinworms are small, threadlike roundworms found primarily in the colon and rectum. The life cycle of the pinworm –... (Source: excerpt from Parasitic Roundworm Diseases, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

Oxyuriasis: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Oxyuriasis:

Terms associated with Oxyuriasis:

Terms Similar to Oxyuriasis:

  • Aspiculariasis

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Oxyuriasis:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Oxyuriasis

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Oxyuriasis

The following list attempts to classify Oxyuriasis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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