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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Can't do it: This is the HT public information site. As the disclaimers note, no diagnosis or treatments are offered. It is not a chat room & we cannot view pi ... Read More

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Anti-parasite: After identification of worms, your physician can prescribe an antiparasitic medication for you.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Contact your dr: Your doctor will be able to submit your stool specimen to an appropriate lab or will direct you to a specific lab.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
14 years experience Podiatry
Threadworm?: Probably a threadworm (pin worm) as those are the most common. Here is a link, i hope this helps! http://www.Netdoctor.Co.Uk/diseases/facts/pinworm. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Tapeworms (cestodes): Various tapeworms (cestodes) would look like this.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Is there movement?: If so, please seek medical evaluation. Stool specimen evaluation will likely shed more light on correct diagnosis.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
SEE YOUR DOCTOR: You may stop at a lab and get a stool collection kit. Stools need tested before you start freaking out.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Confusing question: There should be never be worms of any size in a kids poop. There are possible ones that appear like thread or others that are larger than a big earth ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Lab: this sounds like dietary fiber mixed with mucous; however, I would suggest a stool analysis and culture for parasites if you are not certain.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No - doesn't happen: to everyone. It means that you have a parasitic infection. Please see your physician to be evaluated for the type of parasitic worm and for appropriat ... Read More

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