Nematode infection

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Nematode infection
Intestinal nematode infections world map-Deaths per million persons-WHO2012.svg
Deaths due to intestinal nematode infections per million persons in 2012
Classification and external resources
Specialty Infectious disease
ICD-10 B72-B80
ICD-9-CM 124-127
MeSH D009349

A nematode infection is a type of helminthiasis caused by organisms in the nematode phylum.

An example is enterobiasis.

Several antinematodal agents are available.