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Newborn poop white stringy

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Dr. Ratnakar Kini MD

Hi, I found long thin string in my poop. It was about 3mm wide and about 6cm long and flat and stringy and quite tough to break. Could this be a worm? I would of though a worm would not be tough ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ratnakar Kini ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Rishi MD

Hi Ive found lots of yellow twiggy stringy things in my poop and in bowl. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rishi ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

I just had bowel movement with long white stringy looking ,worms?, in it. I am 9 months pregnant and have had trouble absorbing iron my whole preg. I have been taking 287 mg daily since month 6 and I am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Ramesh Kumar MD

every time but i dont eat what im seeing. I was able to isolate one and on the inside was a stringy white substance. Im afraid for parasites. I dont have any other symptoms. I have had mild nausea ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh Kumar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I am being treated for for yeast in my belly with nystatin , also have a casein and gluten allergy . I noticed little long white stringy matter in my stool--could this be a parasite ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)

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Dr. Rachana Goswami MD

I have been currently experiencing loose, stringy, flaky poop. It literally floats all around .... Also my poop burns. Since I eat a lot of spicy food to. PLease help. should i be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rachana Goswami ( Dentist)
Dr.  Muhammed Aslam TK MD

her to poop yesterday by sticking a rectal thermometer up there and what came out was a paste of brown poop with little white specks mixed in. My questions are, how long does it take fenugreek to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammed Aslam TK ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

I have white stringy stuff the came out when I peed while I had to go poop. Not a lot but enough to notice. I have had a urine test and blood test for an std and it all came back negative. They believe... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

like there is more. It feels like a lump. I always feel like I haven t emptied completely and I poop out white tissue stringy like substance. Sometimes it is clear mucous and sometimes it looks... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

my granddaughter was born 5 months ago with 3-4 white raised bumps on tongue - pediatrican said they would go away,they haven t so now she wants to send her to Ark Childrens Hosp. to ENT to have them ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Yes the description is pretty much normal for newborn stools.

Dr. Hari Charan Perigela MD

Hi As per your description, it looks like a worm infestation. In my opinion, you should chew Albendazole tablet daily for 3 days. Please consult your doctor and proceed. Regards

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

could be parasitic infection. needs antibiotics