What are the clinical features of pinworm infection?

Perianal itching and scratching at night. This may cause loss of sleep. Secondary infection of the scratched skin is common. In girls the worms may enter the vulva causing irritation and vaginal discharge (vaginitis).

Pinworm infection presents with perianal itching and scratching, especially at night.

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