A member asked:

Finding white string like matter stuck in my stool - looks like dental floss but not flat. consistently bloated and constipated. is it a parasite?

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Dr. Jacob Petrosky answered

Specializes in General Surgery

David, you should have a stool test ordered to check for parasites. These symptoms are consistent with a parasite infection, and definitely not normal.

Answered Feb 13, 2020



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