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Cancer that causes green stool

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
Surgery 40 years experience
Not specifically: Bowel movement color is not a factor to watch for colon cancer unless you see blood. See a doctor for an examination.

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
No: Color of stool is affected by your diet. It does not mean one has colon cancer. However, if you see bright red blood/bleeding in your stool- then you ... Read More
Dr. Alexander Barkan
General Surgery 25 years experience
Pellet stool: Maybe you are a llama, they have pellet stool ;). But on a serious note color of stool does not mean cancer unless thee is blood in the stool, and e... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Just bile: The greenish color in stool is caused by the bile when it has not been in the gut long enough to go through a change to yellowish or brown triggered b... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology 29 years experience
Likely no problem,,: The stool may be due to your diet more than anything else. Although there are exceptions, you're not nearly at the age that this presents and you've ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
General Surgery 36 years experience
Relax and remember: Most troubles can easily be investigated early. These symptoms are not likely predictors of a problem. The usual suggestion of trouble is blood mixed... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Hello. : Hello. You can get green bowel movements when feces transits too quickly through the colon. Bile makes the stool green. As the stool makes it's way th... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: Usually a change in the bacterial flora of the colon, which is normal if there are no other symptoms.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 40 years experience
THIS IS A FORTIFIES MILK PRODUCT MADE BY NESTLE - THIS SHOULD NOT DO ANYTHING UNLESS THERE IS A SENSITIVITY OR ALLERGY TO THE PRODUCT OR ITS INGREDIEN... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Effexor (venlafaxine): Effexor (venlafaxine) XR is commonly known to cause diarrhea. If temporally the onset of the diarrhea occurred after the start of the medication, then... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicholas Karyotakis
Gastroenterology 31 years experience
Green veggies or ...: In case if diarrhea gastroenteritis. Clostridium difficile is one of culprits associated with recent antibiotic use. The classic sign of an upper gast... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
Phlebology 30 years experience
Sometimes: Yes, they do, if eaten in large enough quantity. Purple and blue dye also often cause green stool.