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Lime green poop in toddler

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Hello. : Hello. I can’t diagnose the reason for your son’s bright lime green poop. However any thing which causes the feces to transit his system too quick... Read More

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
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
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Mease
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Pooh color...: Pooh comes in many colors depending on age and diet. Green is not a problem. The color can change based on the child's diet. Bright red or dark red/... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Normal variation: The main agent adding color to the poo is the material made by the liver called bile. It starts out a dark green and goes thru the yellows to brown de... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Allergic reaction: Sounds like he is having an allergic reaction. Give him Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and if he doesnt resond head for the er.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Green is OK: Poo can run the color spectrum from very dark green thru lighter greens to yellows then brown.It all depends on the action of gut germs that convert t... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
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
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armen Margaryan
Nephrology and Dialysis 23 years experience
Stool color: Stool color in no way is a sign of kidney problems.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
One cause of green: Feces is stool that has transmitted too quickly through the GI tract. If an illness is causing this symptom - it may also cause nausea.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Not necessarily.: Green stool (especially if softer or looser) along with nausea could simply be a viral gastroenteritis or food-borne illness, either of which would re... Read More

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