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How long are roundworms contagious

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Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

I was diagnosed with roundworm and was prescribed albenazole. Im terrified that my 1 week old baby could have it. How would i know? And could it be treated? ... View answer

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Dr.    Suresh Heijebu MD

My daughter has roundworms , she tool ablenza on thursday it is now three days later, I was told I ...? How do I know they are dead? Additionally she has suffered what I thought was chronic constipation ... View answer

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Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

expect to happen to me in the next few days? How easily is roundworm transmitted, I have a 2 year old ...I found a roundworm in my stool. I went to the emergency room and they prescribed me... View answer

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Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Was cutting lawn with weed whacker at rental property, hit dry dog/? Racoon poop. What is risk of I inhaled something(roundworm egg?). Should I take some medicine? ... View answer

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Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

How can I tell if I'm infected with a tapeworm or roundworm? I'm uber clean and long ago diagnosed with epilepsy? ... View answer

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Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

doctor am very much upset as i have diagnosed with multiple roundworms infestation and am suffering ... me for how many months the treatment will continue to expel all the worms and kill them as am very ... View answer

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Dr.  Manreet Benipal MD

that he tested positive for hookworms and roundworms. I am really scared that this can hurt me and the baby?? I dont know how to react to it. Im just worried. please help ... View answer

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Dr. Monika Dede MD

I have tapeworms or roundworms.. I was prescribed only 2 pills taken in 1 dose of Albenza 200mg..and took it a week and a half ago.. I am still passing them.. how long will this continue or do I need ... View answer

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Dr. Richa MD

i am 34 weeks pregnant and have roundworms my dr reluctantly has given me a prescription for mebendazole 100mg what can be the side effects as all the information on here doesnt tell me much and i cant ... View answer

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Dr. Akhtarhusian GHAUSI MD

them as well. I will be tested for roundworm next week. If I have them, could this be causing all ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.      Nidhi Setia MD

Negligible chances

Dr.  Naveen Kumar Nanjasetty MD

Hi The prevalence of tape and round worms are almost negligible or nil in US, due to presence of strict health regulations. Regards

Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

no. There is no harm to featus.