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How do I care for someone with intestinal parasites?

Caring for someone with intestinal parasites does not typically require any special training or equipment. Treatment of parasitic gastrointestinal infection should generally be directed by a physician. Thus, caring for someone with intestinal parasites generally amounts to providing social and psychological support, and possibly, assistance with managing medication and treatment appointments.

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