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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
36 years experience in Pediatrics
Check For Eggs: Pinworms can be seen in stool however many people do not see them until treatment has begun and passage of dead worms begins. Worms can be seen in ana ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Need sample: This unusual fiber in your stool could be parasite, mucous, or fibrous material from your diet. Direct observation, possibly with a microscope, would ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marjorie Alpert
26 years experience in Pediatrics
Very small: Pinworms look like small rolled-up pieces of toilet paper. Doctors sometimes use the "tape" test at night to diagnose them because pinworms come out ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Geary
29 years experience in Pediatrics
Pinworms: Sounds like pinworms or another parasite. Please get a stool sample right away
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
YOU MUST: Get local medical help. You have serious disease.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chioma Lazz
40 years experience in Pediatrics
Time to see a doctor: Constipation is the opposite of diarrhea. If you are alternating between the two, it is best to see your internist as there are medical conditions tha ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Why do you ask?: If you have GI symptoms, or any other symptoms, please see your doc. There are lab tests available that will tell you if you have parasites and which ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Now has green stool: The color of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications & supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for each individual), a ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I can’t diagnose the reason for your orange colored stool. Passing orange feces may mean the stool either isn’t absorbing or isn’t comin ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. SCOTT SWOPE
58 years experience in Family Medicine
Not unusal: This is probably due to a change in diet or because your body has some element that it needs to get rid of. If you have other symptoms or this would ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Absolutely typical: Of a vitamin deficiency disease called beriberi. You probably have low stomach acid and a deficiency of pancreatic enzymes because your energy metabol ... Read More
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Little info: Need more info about bowel patterns etc. As staters should get stool test done for infection and occult blood. see your doctor.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Bile-colored stool: The amount, color, frequency of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications & supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience in Phlebology
Sometimes: Yes, they do, if eaten in large enough quantity. Purple and blue dye also often cause green stool.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Not necessarily.: An infection with giardia can present with diarrhea or constipation or neither. Stool color is not a reliable way to determine the organism responsib ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience in Pediatrics
It's what you eat: Probably diet. Give it a few days to see if it resolves on its own. You can also take some BRAT diet to help things along (Bananas, Rice, Applesauce ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Need exam: The best answer will require pictures and examination of your stool. In our practice it is not uncommon to send the stool for examination of parasites ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in 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 yellows ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience in 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 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Patients on: Iron supplementation typically report that their stools are darker, even without blood loss.
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience in Family Medicine
Possibly: Green stools are usually due to bile--from the gallbladder--which has traveled too fast through the intestines to be broken down. Antibiotics will alt ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Green feces can be: Due to rapid transit time of stool through the GI tract, green food coloring, medications, infection or eating green vegetables. If you have a change ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gloria Lopez
43 years experience in Pediatrics
Diarrhea: When red meat is not cooked properly or is kept in the refrigerated condition for a long time, the possibility of diarrhea increases manifold. Consump ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Fero
30 years experience in Medical Oncology
Diet: The appearance of feces varies according to diet, your level of hydration, your gut's microbial flora, medications, and your bodies own makeup. Colin ... Read More
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