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Long string of mucus in stool

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Dr. Ramesh Kumar MD

.I sometimes have long string orange mucous that will pass with a bowel movement.The stool can be like a small ...For 3 yrs. I have been passing odd things in my stool.Started with gravelly... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh Kumar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr.  Deepak Patel MD

I am not sure if something was in my toilet before i went. But i think small thin white puss came out when i pooped. Looked like a string but thicker. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Patel ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

granddaughter is 4 and she has sticky and glueing poop all the time so she has dirty pants all day long. she says she can;t feel when she poops. but when we give her apple-prune juice in a day she has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I had a very long mucus like string in my poop today and a bunch of other smaller mucus tissue or stuff. What could it be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

went 5 days without moving my bowels, probably from clear fluids for 8days. My stool now is extremely thin like pencil thin and is a rope like string that is very long (0ver 12-15 inches). It's not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

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Dr. Akhtarhusain MD

Long reddish brown string, maybe 8 inches in my stool while I was flushing the toilette. The feces came out like a blast and there was gas, with a little mucus. I m not sure if I should get this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sujeet N Charugulla MD

poop their is a clear mucus discharge in my anus after the poop or with my poop. Today it was a long string of mucus discharge after I pooped and it felt cold. Why is this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sujeet N Charugulla ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hello. I want to ask, when im passing stool and was about to wash, it felt like there s still hanging in the anus, i pulled it out and it was a 2 long string like color brown thing. I was very anxious ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

A long 3-4 inch long white/brown string hanging from and attached to hard fecal stool. It resembles ... and stretches and breaks apart like goop. Is this a worm or is this mucus? When I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

my 2 year old is potty training and makes himself poop sometimes. He strains some, but not too much. He just went, and had a long mucus string hanging from his rectum I pulled it, and it did not have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Hi, It could be mucus.if doubtful get a stool examination done.

Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

This is rather not associated with a viral infection. It may be a parasite or mucus. Stool test is advisable.

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

small amount of mucus is normal and i dont think you have to worry about it, take care. thanks