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What causes worms in stool?

I fed my baby banans twice..only a pea sized..but i kinda freaked out after i saw small brown kinda 1 cm long tread like stuff on my baby's diaper...they are still and are not moving..small brown thread like things are appearing on 4 months old baby's stool
Thu, 27 Mar 2014
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General Surgeon 's  Response
Hi
Welcome to Healthcare-Magic
Greetings of the day
As you have already started top feeds for 4 month baby, Posssibility of worm infestation cannot be ruled out.
I would suggest you to get stool examined for ova and cyst.

Take Care

Best Regards
Dr Deepak
MBBS,MS,MCH
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