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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Harmless: You may visit this site for information about green stools: https://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/green-stool/basics/definition/SYM-20050708 Wish you go ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Green stool: Any conditions which cause the stool to transit too rapidly through the intestines can lead to green, moist stool. On the other hand eating green leaf ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Eval: Green & liquidy stool are often the result of rapid transit time through the gut. Yes, a change in bowel habitus warrants medical evaluation. Take ca ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 years experience in Infectious Disease
Cdiff: Green runny stools could be Clostridium difficile. A toxin (or several toxins A/B) are produced and severe diarrhea, explosive, green, abdominal pain ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Many need to see Dr.: If these occurred just today then you could wait as see how you feel tomorrow. If this has been going on for a while then I suggest that you see your ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Santosh Gopalakrishnan
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Likley colitis: you may have a simple infectious colitis. if you have more abdominal pain or nause or vomitting, then you may need antibiotics. otherwise plenty of f ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Byars
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Not helpful: The stickiness or viscosity of nasal mucus is not a good predictor of the underlying problem. Other symptoms are better indicators, such as the presen ... Read More
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 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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including ex ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Stomach 'flu': Sounds like a touch of viral gastroenteritis, commonly known as stomach 'flu'. The key here is to keep child hydrated. Pedialyte or other oral rehydra ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Possible: best to see doctor and have the child checked.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janiece Stewart
19 years experience in Sports Medicine
More info: Seedy stools are typical of breast fed babies. Are you breastfeeding? Yellow in the eyes is also known as jaundice and can occur in breast fed babies, ... 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 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Bile: A viral infection or food poisoning may be the cause. Green stool is usually caused by rapid transit time in the gut, which can happen when an infecti ... Read More
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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 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Brooks
29 years experience in Gastroenterology
Not usually: The only color of diarrhea that is usually concerning is black or maroon/red (blood). Prompt medical attention would then be needed. Green diarrhea i ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
13 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: A type of food allergy that is mediated by immune cells can cause colitis especially in children and presents with bloody stool, abdominal pain. A mor ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clint Wilson
14 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Yes this is ok and not to concern you. You're swallowing more of the mucous than you realize.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Acute Sinusitis: Allergic rhinitis can cause increased nasal congestion, cough, runny nose that can lead to discolored sputum, facial pain/pressure, nasal blockage, fe ... Read More
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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 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 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Exam: please consult your physician for a complete exam and stool analysis.
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

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