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what does lime green stool mean

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience 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

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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not to worry: Visit this site for information about this topic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/green-stool/basics/definition/SYM-20050708
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Varies: Anything from eating a can of spinach to having a nasty bacterial infection such as pseudomembranous colitis. Whether to seek help depends on one's ot ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Green stool color: 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
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It is related to: Rapid transit time of stool through the GI tract.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danielle Reznicsek
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not much: This is usually diet related. Colors to care about: black like tar, red, maroon, and totally white.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Green eggs ; ham !: (just kidding) any conditions which cause the stool to transit too rapidly through the intestines can lead to green, moist stool. On the other hand ea ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Green Stool can: be caused by rapid transit time in the colon, eating foods that are green, green food dye or some medications.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Geary
29 years experience Pediatrics
No: No worries unless you have fever or abdominal pain or bleeding.
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: Food may be moving through the large intestine too quickly, such as due to diarrhea. As a result, bile doesn't have time to break down completely. Gr ... Read More
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