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TMI - Is this a worm?

(14 Posts)
IceBergJam Mon 15-Apr-13 19:07:13

I went to the toilet, and noticed there was a few long string like bits in my poo. It wasn't white like threadworm, and looked flat and dark beige / flesh coloured.

NeoMaxiZoomDweebie Mon 15-Apr-13 22:02:19

EEEW! Tapeworm like this?

IceBergJam Tue 16-Apr-13 18:48:47

How would I get tapeworm?! Im not sure. Flat like that! But darker. Hopefully it was a one off, ill just forget about it!

YoniBottsBumgina Tue 16-Apr-13 18:55:54

Could it be anything you've eaten?

Tinkerisdead Tue 16-Apr-13 18:59:20

Could it be mucoid plaque

RudolphLovesoftplay Tue 16-Apr-13 19:01:56

Oh my god, mucoid plague!!! What the hell is it?

Sheshelob Tue 16-Apr-13 19:06:27

Attack of the Mucoid Plaque!

I'm gonna have nightmares. Those photos are horrendous.

IceBergJam Tue 16-Apr-13 19:19:00

Mucoid plaque ! God how horrid is that!

Whatalotofpiffle Tue 16-Apr-13 19:22:33

Why why why did I look!!

YouYoniLiveTwice Tue 16-Apr-13 19:25:12

Bleurgh!

Wheresmycaffeinedrip Tue 16-Apr-13 19:26:49

Wtf is that??

MrsHiddleston Tue 16-Apr-13 19:26:54

I am so not opening any of those links!!! Curse my curiosity for tmi threads!

NeoMaxiZoomDweebie Tue 16-Apr-13 19:34:41

[faints]

Tinkerisdead Tue 16-Apr-13 21:12:29

Mucoid plaque is pretty fascinating. Apparently western diet causes us to produce more mucous in the bowel like tar, its meant to contain particles of breastmilk allegedly proving that its been there our whole lives stopping the proper absorption of nutrients etc.
If you drink clay detox drinks you can pass this stuff but apparently people do pass it naturally. I saw it on a programme once and was dying to try the clay drink to see if it came out.

There you go.

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