Risk factors for ascariasis versus enterobiasis
in residents of Cornwall, United Kingdom, 1995-2010 Risk factor Ascariasis, no.
may also be acquired through surfaces that are contaminated with pinworm eggs (e.
including V cholerae) Giardiasis Amebiasis (Entamoeba histolytica) Leishmaniasis Tuberculosis Brucellosis Leptospirosis Echinococcosis (hydatid disease) Typhus (epidemic, endemic) Relapsing fever, tick and louse-borne Trachoma Intestinal helminth infections (ascariasis, enterobiasis
, trichuriasis) Hookworm infection (ancylostomiasis) Tapeworm infection (taeniasis) Strongyloidiasis Sandfly fever Other arboviral fevers Dengue fever Boutonneuse fever Congo-Crimean hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) Korean hemorrhagic fever Rift Valley fever Viral hepatitis (A, B, C, D, E) Meningococcal meningitis Syphilis (endemic, Bejel) Anthrax Q fever Rabies Plague Malaria Onchocerciasis Schistosomiasis Dracunculiasis Hymenolepiasis
Incidence of viral hepatitis A, B, C, D, primary brucellosis, syphilis, scabies, influenza, ascariasis, enterobiasis
declined compared to the same period of 2013.
This finding corresponds with a recent survey of rural residents near Ulaanbaatar which found that enterobiasis
and hydatidosis were the two major helminthic infections in Mongolia.