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Pinworm test

Pinworm test

Pinworm test: The pinworm test is a method for identifying pinworm eggs near the anus; the sticky side of a piece of cellophane tape is pressed against the anal area and examined under the microscope for the presence of eggs (or the worms themselves).

Pinworm test: Other Names

Other names for Pinworm test include:

  • Tape test

Symptoms Associated with Pinworm test

These symptoms may be diagnosed by, screened for, or associated with Pinworm test:

  • Itching of vaginal or anal area
  • Mild gastrointestinal discomfort
  • Nausea

Diseases Associated with Pinworm test

These diseases or medical conditions may be diagnosed by, screened for, or associated with Pinworm test:

Basic Information: Pinworm test

Disease or Condition count: 0; see list of conditions below. These are the diseases or medical conditions in which the medical test 'Pinworm test' may be involved.

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