Sentence Examples


  • If the child seems restless at night and complains of itching in the morning, parents should call their health-care provider to obtain a pinworm lab kit.
  • The pinworm Enterobius vermicularis is one of the most common nematode parasitic infections of humans in North America and Europe.
  • Since the pinworm almost always stays in the gastrointestinal tract or vagina, there is usually no systemic illness.
  • There are no differences in pinworm infections on the basis of race or socioeconomic class.
  • A common symptom associated with pinworm infections is perianal (around the anus) itching.