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Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Interesting...: You may be seeing mucous in the stool, which, if present, could be indicative of an inflammatory bowel disorder, such as ulcerative colitis or crohn's ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Breastfed: Yes he can have jelly like stools as a breast fed baby
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Azithromycin is a long acting antibiotic. A Zpak lasts 10 days in your system. It can cause diarrhea, but if you have a true bacterial bronchitis sh ... Read More
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A 2-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: He should be followed closely and other causes include infection. Ischemic bowel is still a consideration.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
See doctor: Have a visit with the doctor and get this checked out. You may need stool studies and other things done.
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Intermittent mucus: 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 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gloria Fong
39 years experience Family Medicine
Mucous: This is mucous that the bowel wall creates and helps lubricate you stool as it comes out. When you have an infection the bowel wall produces more of i ... Read More
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A 1-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Something she ate.: If it happens again, tie the diaper in a plastic bag and bring it with you to the doctor's. Something that wasn't digested whether food or non-food.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Could be normal: Mucous can be normal in stools. Best to get examined with consideration of stool testing for these parasites. See your doctor as soon as you can. Good ... Read More

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