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Experienced a black worm on my underwear. What could be this ?

a few weeks ago i noticed a tiny black worm thing on the bathtub floor after i showered. then yesterday i was doing laundry and noticed the same looking worm thing but it was a slightly different color on my underwear. are they coming from me ? it has only been these two times. what is it? they look nothing like pinworms. they are stubby and dark.
Asked On : Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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Maybe what you are looking is a blood stained vaginal mucosa or a piece of endometrium. Such discharge is common just before the beginning of your periods or few days after your periods have finished. There is nothing to worry.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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