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types of stool
A female asked:
57 years experience Family Medicine
Does NotMakeSense: There are no diseases based on the color of stool.I don't know why are you asking this question and what the purpose of it
Your question does not make ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Constipation : You might try MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) to soften the soil and avoid straining. If that is too strong the n go back to a stool softener. Your styl ... Read More
58 years experience Pediatrics
Viral gastroenteriti: You may have a viral, infection. Stay on a bland diet , reduce milk but stay well hydrated with electrolyte replacement fluids.
A 37-year-old member asked:
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Mineral oil: Over the counter mineral oil is better than stool softener in capsules. About a tablespoon or less at bedtime according to benefit.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Stools: sounds perfectly normal
A male asked:
18 years experience Family Medicine
Constipation: may need to try stool softener and miralax (polyethylene glycol)
A member asked:
34 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Insoluble: Insoluble fibber adds bulk and keeps stool soft.
A 21-year-old male asked:
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Seeds, blood...: Dark-colored stools may result from iron supplements, foods you eat (like a lot of spinach), substances (like peptobismol), but most significantly sug ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
38 years experience Pediatrics
Pinworm or hookworm: Small white moving animals in stool may have been pinworm or some form of hookworm.
A 34-year-old female asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Many things.: It depends on the type of "culture". Commonly bacteria.. But also viruses, fungus and even ova and parasite (if ordered). Additionally we usually lo ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Rectal exam: Your symptoms may be due to hemorrhoids or a rectal fissure. A rectal exam should be done. In the meantime take a stool softener, apply warm compresse ... Read More
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