Archive | August, 2013

Pinworms in the Body

Pinworms in the Body

Pinworms (scientific name: Enterobiusvermicularis) are parasitic worms that thrive in the human intestines. Once inside the intestine, they can live to three months. The adult female may lay more than 10, 000 eggs in her lifetime.Only three to ten millimeters in length, these tiny worms can cause severe itching on the anus, especially at night. […]