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Do pin worms cause abdominal pain?

does pin worms create abdominal pain? Also what are the symtoms if it gets into the ears.. as i there is an intermittent pain in my ears and found some black wax coming out of my ears.. although after removing that wax its not paining that much. Can u guide me further
Thu, 29 May 2014
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Hi.
Thanks for your query and an elucidate history.
Pin worms can cause pain in abdomen only if they have obliterated the appendix base or there are associated other worms ( mixed worm infestation is known)

Pin worms do not exist in ears.
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Do pin worms cause abdominal pain?

Hi. Thanks for your query and an elucidate history. Pin worms can cause pain in abdomen only if they have obliterated the appendix base or there are associated other worms ( mixed worm infestation is known) Pin worms do not exist in ears.