- Worms - how dangerous they are?
- Symptoms and signs
- The man
- When pregnancy
- Ascaris during pregnancy
- Folk remedies
- Prevention in Children
- Medications for prevention
Worm infestation - are among the most common human diseases. So, they are quite common, and in pregnant women, however, the influence of various parasitic infestations in the pregnant woman and the fetus to date not been sufficiently studied.
Ascariasis during pregnancy
Ascariasis during pregnancy is not always possible to identify, as its symptoms are often masked symptoms of pregnancy itself. This weakness, irritability
Irritability - you try to control my temper
, Malaise, insomnia, abdominal pain
Abdominal pain: Types and Symptoms
. If the infection has occurred during pregnancy, it may initially appear dry or sputum cough, various types of allergic reactions, pain in the liver area - all of this is a consequence of migration through the body of the larvae of Ascaris.
Negative impact on the child and ascariasis: possible penetration of the larvae of Ascaris his body through the bloodstream. In this case, the child's birth will develop a variety of broncho-pulmonary diseases, disorders of the liver and allergic processes. In addition, there may be changes in the placenta, causing the child can die from lack of blood supply.
It is therefore important to identify as early as possible ascariasis. To do this, all pregnant women studied feces on helminth eggs, and for suspected ascariasis blood test to detect antibodies to the
Antibodies - "soldiers' immunity
larvae of Ascaris.
Treated worms during pregnancy drugs such as piperazine, geptilrezortsin, Sankofa, and combinations thereof. Furthermore, treatment with oxygen is used.
Enterobiasis during pregnancy
Enterobiasis is caused by pinworms - small round worms that live in the lower part of the small intestine and colon. The female pinworms crawl through the anus, lay in the folds of skin around the anus eggs and then die. Re pinworms enter through self-infection - swallowing eggs. To catch pinworms only from an infected person through dirty hands, household items and products.
Pinworm danger to a pregnant woman is that they can creep into the genital tract, causing irritation, severe itching and a bacterial infection. Itching, which causes pinworm, especially unbearable at night, which leads to insomnia and disorders of the nervous system - during pregnancy it can cause considerable harm. Pinworms can move around the intestines, including creep into the appendix, causing bouts of acute appendicitis.
It is important to make a diagnosis, this scrapings taken from the skin folds in the anus. If necessary, investigated and mucus from the rectum, feces and the contents extracted from under the nails of women.
Treatment enterobiasis in pregnant women often carried out with the help of explanations fashion women autoinfection and learning its rules of personal hygiene. If the process of self-infection is eliminated, the enterobiasis usually resolves without treatment.
In some cases, in complicated enterobiasis appointed piperazine, and the doctor must take into account all contraindications for the appointment of the drug.
Hookworm and necatoriasis during pregnancy
These diseases are caused by similar round worms - American hookworm and hookworm. They are parasites in the duodenum and feed on human blood. Infection can occur either through the mouth (dirty hands, household items, food), and through the intact skin, so it is important how to wash your hands often, especially in areas with hot climates, where the spread of these types of worms
Types of worms and the consequences of their occurrence
American hookworm hookworm and dangerous to pregnant women because they damage the wall of the duodenum, causing small but continuous bleeding that leads to the development of iron deficiency anemia is very dangerous for both the pregnant woman and the fetus.
Anemia is a pregnant woman leads to the brain and other internal organs of the fetus poorly supplied with oxygen, because iron deficiency - is, above all, low hemoglobin, which carries oxygen from the lungs to the tissues. The lack of oxygen often leads to abortion, premature birth and complications from the brain of the child after birth. In addition, the larvae of these worms can penetrate through the placenta, causing a variety of complications in the fetus.
Therefore, hookworm and necatoriasis during pregnancy should be evaluated and treated. The eggs of these worms are found in the feces of patients. Treatment of pregnant women is the appointment of treatment with carbon tetrachloride (expulsion of intestinal worms) in conjunction with the treatment of iron deficiency anemia.