Symptoms of Whipworm
Symptoms of Whipworm
The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources
for Whipworm includes the 8
symptoms listed below:
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Whipworm?
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that may be on the differential diagnosis list of alternative diagnoses
for Whipworm includes:
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Article Excerpts About Symptoms of Whipworm:
FDA Bad Bug Book (Excerpt)
Trichuris sp. larvae do not migrate after hatching but molt and mature in the intestine. Adults are not as large as A. lumbricoides. Symptoms range from inapparent through vague digestive tract distress to emaciation with dry skin and diarrhea (usually mucoid). Toxic or allergic symptoms may also occur
(Source: FDA Bad Bug Book)
Parasitic Roundworm Diseases, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)
This parasitic roundworm
infection of the large intestine often has no symptoms, but a doctor
usually can diagnose it by examining the stool and finding whipworm
eggs. Heavy infections may cause intermittent stomach pain, bloody
stools, diarrhea, and weight loss. (Source: excerpt from Parasitic Roundworm Diseases, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)
Whipworm as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions
When considering symptoms of Whipworm, it is also important to consider Whipworm as a possible cause of other medical conditions.
The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Whipworm may cause:
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Whipworm: Onset and Incubation
Incubation period for Whipworm: about 2 to 3 weeks for eggs to hatch; longer before symptoms.
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The symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Whipworm.
This signs and symptoms information for Whipworm has been gathered from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of Whipworm signs or Whipworm symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Whipworm may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed Whipworm symptoms.