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I've had small white strings in my stool for 2+ weeks now. They are very short and very thin. Are these worms?

I've had small white strings in my stool for 2+ weeks now. They are very short and very thin. Are these worms?

Could be worms.: Please visit your physician to obtain materials to give a stool sample for ova and parasites to find out. You can also bring one or more in a ziplock bag to show the physician. There are some things that are not well-digested that pass through into stool and give unusual appearances. Have you eaten anything different for the last 2 weeks? ...Read more

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Tiny black string/small worm like shape pieces in stool not stringy. some white pieces too.is it Blood in stool, parasitic infection,something I ate?

Tiny black string/small worm like shape pieces in stool not stringy. some white pieces too.is it Blood in stool, parasitic infection,something I ate?

All of the options: ...you mentioned are of course possible. Without more information, we can't tell from here. Simple stool analysis by your doctor should address your concern & facilitiate appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Hi. Nowadays I got worms out from my anus without stool or any thing. They are syretchable small creamish in colour 1or 2 in quantity 1or 2 inches?

Hi.   Nowadays I got worms out from my anus without stool or any thing. They are syretchable small creamish in colour 1or 2  in quantity 1or 2 inches?

Pinworms?: This sounds most like pinworms. You will need albendazole, or vermox. Additionally, U. Will have to wash her hands very carefully, after having a bowel movement and you should also give us advice to everyone else in her household. Also you should wash all sheets, and pajamas more Frequently http://www.emedicinehealth.com/pinworms/article_em.htm ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of worms in the human stool?

Anti-parasite: After identification of worms, your physician can prescribe an antiparasitic medication for you. ...Read more

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Was curious as to where can we have a stool test done to check for worms in human?

Was curious as to where can we have a stool test done to check for worms in human?

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. ...Read more

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Worms have been found in stool.Now feels like worms under skin on arms.Small, crusty bodies are attached to hair follicles when puled out.What is it?

Worms have been found in stool.Now feels like worms under skin on arms.Small, crusty bodies are attached to hair follicles when puled out.What is it?

Worms: There are a lot of different worms people can contact and in the usa most can be cured with mebendazole. Very few in the usa can ever be seen under the skin. If you got a serious question, an infectious disease specialist would be the one to talk to. ...Read more

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I noticed today some white spots in my feces. Scared I have worms?

I noticed today some white spots in my feces. Scared I have worms?

A parasitic: Infection like a tapeworm could present that way. If this continues to occur have your health ; stool checked by your doctor. Possible causes of white spots in stool can be increased mucus in the stool because of irritation of the gastrointestinal tract or infections. Some foods can cause this. A gallstone when passed could have this coloration. ...Read more

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My feces has white things like worms in it. What does this sound like?

My feces has white things like worms in it. What does this sound like?

Could be mucous: Could be mucous made by the colon as a lubricant or could be worms. Need a few more facts. ...Read more

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Long, stringy, gelly-like, dark brown, thing in feces. Have had diarreah for almost two weeks now. You don't think this is worms do you. (very scared)?

Parasites: Most parasitic infections in the usa are uncommon and very few will produce the type of structure you have described. Although doubt that these are worms, suggest that to make you feel more at ease, that you see a doctor and provide a stool specimen for examination. ...Read more

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