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Red Thread Worms In Urine
Hi, My legs feel heavy, I have shortness of breath and feel dizzy most times. My doctor said it was dehydration and I accepted but not until I found a tiny red worm in my urine today. I really need an urgent explanation thank you.
Worm to MD: Take worm to MD and show him/her. ...Read more
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
Uncertain: However, if worm originated from you body (as opposed to already being the toilet bowl) if can likely be identified if brought to medical as a sample. ...Read more
Is it possible to pass worms in your urine after I peed, there was a live worm in the toilet, it curls up into a small ball, stretches out to be about 3 inches and is translucent when stretched out. It is pinkish, brownish in color
There: There a variety of types of roundworms (parasites) that can infect people and which can be shed in urine. Depending on the species of worms they can be as tiny as the tip on a pencil or as long as a meter. I recommend that you see your doctor so that you can be evaluated and treated for which ever type of worms you have. Good luck. ...Read more
Pinworm: The worms you see in the the urine are most likely pinworms, they come out during the night from the rectum & creep around the perianal area. Seeing these warms makes the diagnosis. Treatment is easy 1 tablet of Vermont 100 mg once & repeat in 1 week. Talk to you 1ry care physician. Good luck. ...Read more
The opening where my urine comes out it itches at times and when I touch it, it seems like skin or something is coming out. Is it pin worms?
Pungent pain at the tip of my penis when I pass urine. No puss discharge or unusual redness or other. Going for a week, getting better a little?
I have burning sensation while peeing. I also saw tiny white, round worm wiggling in the urine. What is that, what to do?
See doctor...: Has burning on peeing happened all the time and continually or just sporadically? Occasionally seeing tiny whte particles in urine may be just normal, reflecting urine acidity. So, to sort these out, record the feature, degree, and progress of symptoms with their detailed sequence of events, and bring them to see doctor for review, analysis, history, physicals, and tests as needed, to find out... ...Read more
How to treat burning sensation while peeing. I also saw tiny white, round worm wiggling in the urine. What is that?
Unclear: Need to see a doc in this regard. Probably have a urine infection. You will need to provide a urine sample when you go. Rare to see a worm and possibly related to pinworms but this is uncommon and is usually at night. Need a urine sample and depending on sex of pt. Vaginal exam, possibly stool exam. This is usually treated with antibiotics. ...Read more
Is it possible to pass end product of worm infection in urine? Was infected from puppy. Dr said it is sediment and could not be from parasite??
Please Go To ER: You are very ill. I would advise getting to the er now. Please do not wait, do not page you doctor, call 911 if you have to. You are describing a situation that could be life threatening. ...Read more
I have recently had dark urine and a redness on my penis. No pain but a little discomfort while peeing. Echo, blood and urine test evrth normal
Does an UTI cause visible symptoms like a redness on genitals or somth? I have dark urine and a redness but my blood and urine test are pretty normal?
Tingling sensation in penis, and at tip of urethra opening, discomfort. Redness on shaft with lumps that scab. Dark urine cloudy urine with an odor?
See a doctor...: It sounds like it could be an std. Get treated early! ...Read more
8weeks post high risk sex and my penis glans still has red patches under it;also there is redness under foreskin. Been treated for yeast but still has redness. No ulcers or painful urine so far. Advice?
See doc: Without seeing it, it is hard to suggest anything specific. ...Read more