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causes of mucus in baby stool

A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
45 years experience Pediatrics
Mucus in baby stools: There may be several reasons for baby stools to have mucus besides allergies, which may include milk proteins. These include infectios, usually viral ... Read More
Dr. Carla L. King
23 years experience Pediatrics
Poor Digestion: For infants mucus in the stool suggest poor digestion. Depending on when you changed the formula the mucus in the still may still be there. Mucus wi ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The difference between the two formulas is that the ar contains a rice starch to "thicken" the formula a bit so that the baby doesn't spit up as much. ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Green stool: No you don't have to worry unless the infant has severe diarrhea.
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Dr. Shah Chowdhury
42 years experience Pediatrics
STOOL: I think you are breast feeding. Breast milk stools are seedy, mucousy, sour smelly, usually yellowish or sometimes greenish due to extra bile in the s ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Normal: The stool color is provided by the bile from the liver that is adds to fecal debris.It starts out a deep green & slowly changes thru greens to yel ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Anal fissures are: A possible cause, but only his pediatrician can tell you if it is from a more serious cause after examining him.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Milk intolerance: How is your child doing on goats milk? Hopefully better. Your child may be cows milk intolerant.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely : There is no correlation between the injection of the flu vaccine and the content of the stool.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
31 years experience Gastroenterology
Various things: Something as mild as irritable bowel syndrome and as serious as colitis can cause those symptoms. Consult your physician to see what should be done to ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Mucus on stool: Mucus discharge occurs in up to 50% of patients with irritable bowel syndrome, with or without pain. Mucus may also be produced in response to partial ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hemorrhoids: Usually but can be many other things including infection, inflammatory bowel disease and tumors, both benign and malignant. See a colorectal surgeon s ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Vansaghi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Worth getting checkd: Passing blood and mucus in your stools could be a sign of either infection or inflammatory bowel disease. You should see a doctor, especially if you ... Read More
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