Symptoms of worms in humans vary largely based on the type of worm present, according to the New Health Guide. The most common types of parasitic infection in humans include tapeworms, pinworms and roundworms. For an int... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

To diagnose pinworms, a doctor takes a health history, checks the skin around the anus, and may ask the patient to perform a transparent tape test at home, according to WebMD. Imaging exams, stool tests and blood tests a... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

A variety of different intestinal worms afflict humans. Each type looks slightly different from the others. According to Scientific American, pinworms are the most common parasites that afflict people living in temperate... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

Red man syndrome is a negative reaction that can occur when the antibiotic vancomycin is administered intravenously, according to New Health Guide. Symptoms usually occur within a few minutes of the start of the infusion... More »

Signs of worms in cats include visible worms or worm segments viewable in the stool or near the anus, diarrhea, bloody stool, and vomiting, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. A ro... More »

There are two types of parasites that can live in humans, according to the CDC: protozoa, which are microscopic, single-celled organisms; and helminths, which are multi-celled organisms that are usually visible to the na... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

There are thousands of different types of worms, but the three most common parasitic worms that can inhabit humans are flatworms, flukes and roundworms, notes Organic Nutrition. These worm types contain numerous differen... More » Health Conditions & Diseases