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Can gastritis cause green stool

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience Gastroenterology
No: Strictly speaking 'gastritis' can only be defined on the basis of biopsies. The 'itis suffix indicates inflammation. This can have many causes: i cann ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily.: All stool starts out green in the small bowel. If it goes through the large bowel too quickly to oxidize, it can stay green.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Recovery process: The symptoms may be part of the recovery process from the gastritis. For information on green stools, you may consult this site: http://www.mayoclinic ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
22 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
A gastroenterologist: is your best bet right now. GI issues can be complex, caused by myriad things. If your primary MD is stumped by your diagnosis, search HealthTap for ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
Probable coincidence: Green stool usually is caused by rapid transit - the stool moving through your bowels quickly. It is most likely that this was coincidence, and there ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can: Yes antacids can caiuse white stiools
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Contact doc now: While some foods are produce a black stool, this is often a sign that you are bleeding from the stomach or intestine. See your doctor immediately for ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Not specifically: I do not know that gallstones are related to the color of the bowel movements unless gallstones caused obstruction of the bile duct resulting in jaund ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Stool color: Stool color can vary because of a lot of factors, most notably diet. It is generally not a concern unless the store is bloody or solid black in color, ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Concerning: Assuming you are not taking any meds with bismuth, tarry stool is often an indicator of bleeding from the intestinal tract and should be thoroughly an ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not likely: If you have tarry black stool, see your doctor asap, as it is an indication of bleeding in the intestine.
A female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Peptobismol: Will turn stools and your tongue a blackish color. Pink has not been reported. It contains salicylic acid and interacts with many drugs. Read the dive ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Dark stools: May result from color of your diet or iron pills or do to Gastrointestinal bleeding . IBS usually does not cause GI bleeding
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Not dark yellow stoo: You may have normal pale yellow stools and not dark yellow stools.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scot Lewey
36 years experience Gastroenterology
Black stool: Eating black licorice is a known cause of black stools. Bile in stool causes green color. Blood in the upper GI tract acted on by digestive enzymes t ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Usually not: H. Pylori infects only the stomach so should not affect the color of your stools unless there is a coexisting bleeding ulcer. In this case, the stools ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No it does not: No orange seed by itself is not known to cause gastritis.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Golenbock
48 years experience Pediatrics
GI upset: Well, everything, but usually not all at once. If you're having alternating diarrhea and constipation with bloating, you may have a gallbladder probl ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Quite possibly: Tannins, caffeine or chlorogenic acid in green tea could cause diarrhea.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hermilando Payen
55 years experience Pathology
Hypermotility: The only explanation I have is you had some stomach and proximal duodenum indigestion, possibly caused by too much wine, that led to tainting of your ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Sometimes is blood: Black spotting may result from iron supplements, foods you eat (like a lot of spinach), substances (like peptobismol), but most significantly suggests ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: It's not impossible but not common.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Please consult this site for info: http://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/green-stool/basics/definition/SYM-20050708

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