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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 male asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Frequent stools: as described could be the result of a recent viral infection, alteration in the bacteria if on an antibiotic, or mild intolerance to lactose in milk ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
GI PROBLEM: I think that after two weeks of consistently unusual bowel movements, you should make an appointment to see your child's doctor. They may not have an ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Varies some: Most develop regular stooling at a frequency of 1 or more daily.Color varies through shades of green to yellow to brown.
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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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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 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: I think it would be helpful to have an inbox consultation. Based on your description, if the baby is otherwise well, it is unlikely to be a problem. I ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
38 years experience Pediatrics
Need more info: Need more info such as age of infant. Mucus in stool can be due to many different things including infection. Follow up with doctor for definitive e ... Read More

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