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White strings in newborn stool

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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. Pravin Gore MD

I have passed long strings in my stool multiple times, but not every day. They are probably about 4 ... white with some brown. Is there anything besides worms that would cause such a long... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pravin Gore ( Proctologist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Diarrhea x 4 days - no nausea , fever , or cramps. Now strings and small clumps of white tissue-like substance in formed stool. No other symptoms. Would you tell me what could be causing this? Thanks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( 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 gravelly looking... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh Kumar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib MD

i found this white yellowy string like thing in my stool its about half an inch big and its width is super tiny, it appears dry and when i pulled it apart it made a snapping noise. could it be a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Rachana Goswami MD

I had a bowl movement that had two long what seem to be strings in my fecal matter. I wiped it and it appeared to be a white/ pink color. It was like a peice of gum. Very stretchy. At the end it had a bump ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rachana Goswami ( Dentist)
Dr.  Parth MD

Hello. For the past month or so I have had stringy white stuff in stools more than once a week. Tonight I used the bathroom and it just sounded like I passed gas and went to flush and it was either ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Rana Ahsan Javed MD

a bowel movement, there was significant blood on the toilet paper and on the stool, and noticed some white strings in the poop as well. Is this a parasite? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rana Ahsan Javed ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Rachana Goswami MD

my son has passed a stool with white strings on them, but they were not moving at all. completely ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rachana Goswami ( Dentist)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

white string in stool on occasion recently. Does resemble string, not mucos, etc. Abdominal bloating and discomfort, history of ulcerative colitis but stable now. Recent liver problems last 2... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

Hi! you need urgent stool test as this could be amebiasis and I usually prescribe metronidazole trice daily for 5-7 days if the test is positive; take care!

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.