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What the heck came out of this egg!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by marilyn1954, May 24, 2017.

  1. marilyn1954

    marilyn1954 Chirping

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    i went to hard boil an egg and this came out! It's off white. And like a long ribbon. Usually if I'm boiling and there is a crack some white will protrude out but this looks like a flat worm or something, anyone have a clue? Or is it nothing. Thanks
     

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  2. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Songster

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    Weird.
     
  3. rookhomestead

    rookhomestead Songster

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    Wow. That looks very suspiciously like a tapeworm.:sick
    I don't think I've ever heard of one in an egg before... EVER. Does it appear to have segments throughout the body?
     
  4. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Crowing

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    :hmm
     
  5. marilyn1954

    marilyn1954 Chirping

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    I haven't opened the egg yet to see do tapeworms get in chickens? My husband thought maybe it was yolk but the long flat just has me stumped
     
  6. marilyn1954

    marilyn1954 Chirping

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    Just looked inside cooked egg looked normal
     
  7. rookhomestead

    rookhomestead Songster

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    I'm pretty sure they can get tapeworm.
     

  8. rookhomestead

    rookhomestead Songster

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    If yolk seeped out cooking, I would think there wouldn't be any left in it when you cut it open.
     
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  9. marilyn1954

    marilyn1954 Chirping

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    Yes there was yolk and looked normal
     
  10. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Songster

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    Did the egg taste normal?
     

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