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Causes of Roundworm

Primary Cause of Roundworm

The primary cause of Roundworm is the result:

  • of an infectious agent.

Roundworm: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Roundworm, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Roundworm:

Roundworm: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Roundworm: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Roundworm:

Causes of Broader Categories of Roundworm: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

What causes Roundworm?

Article excerpts about the causes of Roundworm:
As with other parasitic diseases, roundworm infections are more common in warm climates than in cooler, temperate areas. Many roundworm parasitic diseases result from human carelessness and a lack of appropriate personal hygiene and sanitation measures. Thus, the best solution to the problem rests in preventing these infections rather than in curing them. (Source: excerpt from Parasitic Roundworm Diseases, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

Related information on causes of Roundworm:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Roundworm may be found in:


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