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Strands of hair in the stool. Have pets at home. Treatment?

I have found long strands of hair in my stool for the first time. It's not white. I kept a sample and when it dried out, it looked like human or pet hair. I have dog that sheds quite a bit but I also have four cats I sleep with. I keep a cover on my bed and it gets washed weekly. Are these, in essence, hair balls I'm ingesting while I'm asleep?
Asked On : Thu, 25 Apr 2013
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Gastroenterologist 's  Response
Hello! very starange how this can happen?. this can happen only if you are eating food that is contaminated with the hairs of your pests, but I dont think it can happen while asleep. keep in touch
Answered: Tue, 25 Jun 2013
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