A mother brings in her 5 yo boy who has been suffering anal itching. Examination by physician reveals several excoriations around the anus & he suspects pin worms. The physician then applies scotch tape to the perianal area & places the tape on a glass slide.The review is shown below. Which of the following is the most appropriate treatment for this patient? A. Rifampicin B. Amphotericin B C. Ribavirin D. Mebendazole

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Mebendazole 1tab BD for 3 days. Ivermactin stat repeat after 10 days. Antihistamines. Broad spectrum ointment for local use

As it orofecal route inf. all family members are to be treated.

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