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Hi From doing research on your question, it seems, that its not that unusual for kids to have green stools, but with the pain , this is something you...
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Hi Found you this on wikihow.com.Urgent -- ashy pale colors: these can indicate liver or pancreas problems -- Call your doctor! If you see gray, clay...
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Don't be frightened by the color changes of your baby's bowel movements. In normal infants, BMs change color as the baby's diet changes, as the...
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Many medications are formulated in a special way to slowly release the medication over time. Some of these formulations may result in a...
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You're right to be on top of the issue of bowel changes. Colon cancer for example, and other serious conditions, respond better to treatment...
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Stool (feces) is most commonly brown in color, and many people become curious or concerned when the color of their stool changes. Most stool-to-stool...
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Not quite sure myself, Not an expert, but that sounds pretty serious i would see your Doc
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Nope. Viruses like the stomach flu that comes from food poisoning or close contact can only cause main symptoms like nausea and/or vomiting, diarrhea...
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In general, I would say this is nothing to worry about. In fact, every person's bowel habits are different. If what you describe has been going...
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Stomach secretions are fluorescent yellow, so if you are experiencing rapid transit times (the need to defecate soon after eating), the yellow...
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Not at all....white blood cells (leukocytes) can occur from inflammation and/or infection in the colon. It does not mean cancer....
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Good question.People routinely use the word 'diarrhea' to refer to any type of loose bowel movement, and that's not exactly accurate...
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Well, my friend, it sounds like you are constipated. And on top of that probably have a hemorrhoid, yes. That would account for any visible red blood...
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There can be other causes for black stools other than a gastric (stomach) bleed. Bleeding from the stomach (melena) causes black TARRY stools. Blood...
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Bile travels through the bile ducts (and gallbladder) and into the intestines. As the bilirubin travels through the intestines, some of it undergoes...