Wormy is a disease typical of tropical and sub-tropical, and usually increases during the rainy season. Because at that river and overflowing latrines, and the larvae of the worm spread to many corners that are very likely come into contact and into the human body.
Larval worms that enter the body, he said, it takes 1-3 weeks to develop. The usual worms 'invaded' the human body is hookworms, roundworms, and pinworms.
"Parents are important to recognize and prevent worm disease in children from an early age. Disorders arising from asymptomatic to mild to severe and even life-threatening," he said.
Data from sites sehat.com doctor said that about 60 percent of Indonesia worm infections. Most are in the age group 5-14 years of age. The data obtained through surveys and studies conducted in several provinces in 2006.
While it is the mode of transmission, worms can enter the human body through food or drink contaminated worm eggs. Generally, stomach worms live in the small intestine choose a lot of food, though there are also living in the colon.
Upon entry into the human intestine, the worms will multiply, forming colonies and absorb the juices run out of food. Worms steal nutrients, including protein to build brain.