A 29-year-old female asked:
I have little round white dots in stool. are they eggs from a worm? if so what kind of worm?
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Pathology 49 years experience
Travel history?: Did you travel outside the us? If you did not travel to a poor country, you do not have worms in your intestine. To know what the "round white dots" are would require stool examination by a laboratory.
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Last updated Apr 8, 2018
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