Doctors for Enterobiasis in C.R.R Puram, Kanchipuram
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Enterobiasis is a human parasitic disease caused by parasitic worm infections. The parasite that causes this disease is Enterobius vermicularis, which is commonly known as pinworm.Common symptoms are:
• Itching in and around the anus
• Acute pain in some cases
• Restlessness while sleeping due to itching
• Loss of appetite and irritability
HOW IS ENTEROBIASIS DIAGNOSED?
Tape tests are done for diagnosing if a child has pinworms or note. The tape is stuck to the area around the anus and then examined.
HOW IS ENTEROBIASIS TREATED?
Medication is given to kids who suffer from this problem of enterobiasis or pin worm infestation. Medications like Mebendazole and Albendazole (Albenza) are given in such cases to help flush out the worms from the body. Hygiene is asked to be maintained by the general physician too.
DID YOU KNOW?
In most cases, the doctors ensure that all members of the household are treated at the same time to avoid its spread.