A 52-year-old female asked:
after an intestinal bug, i had a jelly like substance in my stool. i didn't wipe well and some hardened on my panties. it's like gooey plastic. ?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Gloria Fong answered
39 years experience Family Medicine
Mucous: This is mucous that the bowel wall creates and helps lubricate you stool as it comes out. When you have an infection the bowel wall produces more of it. It should pass after you are better.
Answered on Jul 22, 2018
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