The symptoms are those of ascarides, but I could not persuade him to take medicine therefor.
Not only ascarides, but also tape and thread worms (Taenia and Filaria), are to be constantly contended with.
The child which has ascarides lumbricoides in its stomach is not necessarily ill.
The tnia is of rare occurrence when compared with the lumbrici or ascarides, but more difficult to remove.
As stated in my paper, the whole intestinal tract of the dead bird was crowded with these ascarides.
In ascarides, gonorrha, and some affections of the lower bowels and bladder, when the stomach rejects the balsam.
In ascarides, especially when occurring in childhood; the quantity used being proportionately lessened.
A little later in life children are liable to ascarides or seat worms, called by some “pin worms.”
Ascaris As·ca·ris (ās'kə-rĭs)
A genus of large roundworms parasitic in the small intestine of humans and other vertebrates.