Question

Which is not a parasite of the human intestine?

A

Ringworm

B

Pinworm

C

Threadworm

D

Tapeworm

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Updated on : 2022-09-05
Solution
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Correct option is A)

1) Ringworm causes contagious fungal infection on the outer layer of skin. 

2) Pinworm infection is an infection of the large intestine and anal area by a small, white parasite, pinworm. Pinworms are also called Threadworm due to their thread-like appearance.

4) Tapeworms are flatworms that can live in the intestines and cause infection.  

So the correct answer is  A ‘Ringworm’.

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