Ascariasis Disease

Ascariasis Disease

Ascariasis Disease is a Parasitic infection It is a sail-transmitted helminth. It has a worldwide distribution. Symptoms include abdominal discomfort or pain. Heavy infections can block the intestines and slow growth in children.

Causes of Ascariasis Infection:

Ascaris Lumbricoides:

It is a large and pour worm. It is also called a giant roundworm growing to 25 cm or more. It is the most common intestinal helminth. at exist in two forms Egg (ova) (Having 4 forms) fertilized, decorticated, Embryonated, and Unfertilized second form is worms (Larvae) Male and female.

Symptoms of Ascariasis:

Life Cycle of Ascaris Lumbricoides:

  • Infective embryonated eggs ingested in food from contaminated hands.
  • Lawae hatch, Migrate through the liver and lungs.
  • Pass up the trachea and are swallowed.
  • Become mature worms in the small intestine.
  • Eggs are produced and Passed in feces.
  • Eggs become infective (embryonated) in sail in 30-40 days.

Diagnosis of Ascariasis:

Stool Routine Examination Test.

Treatment of Ascariasis:

  • Tablet Mebendazole
  • Tablet Albendazole

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