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What causes worms in the stomach?

Help - just found a worm in the toilet!!! Worm is about 4cm long and 0.2cm thick, dark reddish in colour and is alive and wriggling. No-one in the house had used the loo in question since yesterday, we just found it wriggling in the clean toilet pan downstairs.
Mon, 2 Apr 2018
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Hello,

The possible transmission mode is contaminated water or unhygienic hands for chain of worm cycle.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel
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What causes worms in the stomach?

Hello, The possible transmission mode is contaminated water or unhygienic hands for chain of worm cycle. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel