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Long thin worm passed with stool

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Dr. Pravin Gore MD

I have passed long strings in my stool multiple times, but not every day. They are probably about 4 inches long and the color of stool usually. Tonight I noticed one in the toilet that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pravin Gore ( Proctologist)
Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

Hi there, for the past couple of days every time I pass a stool there is something left hanging ... long, is brown and has rubbery consistency. It doesn't look like tapeworm or round worm. Is it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh Kumar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Srikanth Reddy MD

there and assume with periods they somehow stopped the bleeding after so long but not sure how and why have periods ... stores so much each time and the rest gets passed on through our bodies and keeps... View answer

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Dr. Shoaib Khan MD

I have been passing these larvae like things in my stool thet are oblong and about 1/4 to 1/2 inch long I guess it's a worm parasite like to know what it is and how to rid of them! ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

, had soft stool, not liquid. Noticed some bright red string in it, resembled a thin vein , or small branch. They didn t look like worms , nor did they move. Largest piece was 3-4 inches long,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

that the toilet stopped up. . well lets just say i saw things in my stool that i hope is not what i think it is. they appeared like super small round twigs extending out of my stool. upon further analysis... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

My 14month old son, who had a fever and vomiting this week, passed a foul smelling stool with what looked like thin gray worms in it. About an inch long. He has also had foul smelling... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh ( Pediatrician)
Dr. R.A. Singh MD

a thin vein , or small branch. They didn t look like worms , nor did they move. Largest piece was 3 ...Felt sick two weeks ago, had some acute gasenteritis . Felt better after it passed. Today, i has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. R.A. Singh ( Emergency Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I went to the toilet yesterday. Flushed the toilet and carried on as normal. When I came back to the toilet 3 hours later there was a worm about 4 inches long, very thin and dark brown in colour... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vandana Andrews MD

thanks for writting, yes it might be worm, you need to deworming yourself, by albendazole.

Dr. Matin Ahmad Khan MD

You may not see dead parasites in your stool as most of them can only be visualized by microscopy.

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

For poop / passing stool or for urination ?