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Gunting Mon 11-Jan-16 15:31:46

My ds is 10 weeks and FF. He did a poo earlier which had stringy bits in, is this normal?

WelliesTheyAreWonderful Tue 12-Jan-16 00:05:27

I've never heard of that. The only thing that came to mind was thread worms but they would be small. Take a picture of it next time (I know, gross but it helps) and if it continues I'd go to see your GP.

scrivette Tue 12-Jan-16 00:28:02

Has has he had a cold? Could it be mucus?

Gillian1980 Tue 12-Jan-16 00:30:10

My daughter has been poorly recently and had mucus in her poo which looked kind of stringy and slimy. What's the colour and smell like?

MintyBojingles Tue 12-Jan-16 20:00:43

Have you given him any solids? Banana can come out as brown strings. I'd guess no as 10 weeks is very young for solids.

billabye Tue 12-Jan-16 20:03:12

Sounds like mucus to me

Gunting Tue 12-Jan-16 21:07:41

He has been a bit snuffly but no cold. And no, not had any solids yet!

His poo today was normal yellow peanut buttery stuff so I guess it was a one off. I will keep an eye on it though.

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