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How do get rid of pinworms in the vagina?

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How do get rid of pinworms in the vagina?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
Pinworms would not typically infect the vagina.
How do you know this is pinworms, or why do you think so?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

I just assumed. I sent two stool samples to be tested but both came back negative. It is some type of worm as I have seen them on more that one occasion.

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
The only way to treat this is a sample...taken by your doctor and sent to the lab.

If it is pinworms, then oral medication is the treatment.

Albendazole specifically.

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