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Gravid adult female Enterobius vermicularis deposit eggs on perianal folds image. Infection occurs via self-inoculation (transferring eggs to the.

Pinworm infection, also known as enterobiasis, is a human parasitic disease caused by the . The cause of a pinworm infection is the worm Enterobius vermicularis. The entire . Diagnosis depends on finding the eggs or the adult pinworms.

The pinworm (species Enterobius vermicularis), also known as threadworm or seatworm, is a The adult female has a sharply pointed posterior end, is 8 to 13 mm long, and mm thick. The adult male is considerably smaller, measuring 2 to.

Enterobius vermicularis, also called pinworm, is one of the most common The female adult worms and ova migrate to the anal area mostly at.