Pinworm test: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia - seeing a tapeworm from anus

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Tapeworm (for Parents) - KidsHealth seeing a tapeworm from anus


Here's how to tell a pinworm from a tapeworm. Sometimes pinworms can be seen around your anus or on your underwear or bed sheets.

Kids with a tapeworm infection may feel a piece of the worm coming out through the anus (where the poop comes out). You may even see a piece of worm in the.

Although cats and dogs are rarely ill as a result of a Dipylidium tapeworm infection, the proglottids can sometimes be seen crawling near the anus or on the .