What are pinworms
Welcome on our website about pinworms also known as threadworm or enterobius vermicularis.
A pinworm infection is caused by parasitic worms. One of the most common worms infections affecting millions of people each year, particularly children. Pinworms are not dangerous, just itching. Pinworm removal is very easy. People become infected with enterobius vermicularis, also known as enterobiasis or oxyuriasis, by unknowingly ingesting microscopic pinworm eggs that can be found on contaminated hands and surfaces.
Mebendazole or MBZ is often used as medication for pinworm infection. There are also several threadworm natural treatments. Home remedies to get rid off pinworms.
Enterobius vermicularis diagnosis happens using the scotch tape test with cellophane tape .