Ascariasis Guidelines

Updated: Oct 01, 2021
  • Author: Amber Mahmood Bokhari, MBBS; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Guidelines Summary

In 2017, WHO published an extensive guideline on community-based deworming programs. They recommended that areas with greater than 20% prevalence undergo mass periodic administration of benzimidazoles. [67]

CDC has good information about management and diagnosis of ascariasis. [14, 52]