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This morning I saw a long string in my stool it was probably about a foot long. It was flo

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This morning I saw a long string in my stool it was probably about a foot long. It was floating on in toilet (not moving). It was clear. I just had a colonostraphy two weeks ago. No issues. Should I call my doctor.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 1 year ago.
Hello
Yes.
This is abnormal as you describe it.
You need to have 3 stool samples done for the lab.
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