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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 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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Dr. Shah Chowdhury
42 years experience Pediatrics
STOOL: I think you are breast feeding. Breast milk stools are seedy, mucousy, sour smelly, usually yellowish or sometimes greenish due to extra bile in the s ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience 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 yel ... Read More
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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.
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Dr. Carla L. King
23 years experience Pediatrics
Can be normal: Mucus in the stool can be a normal variant of healthy stool. Many infections can cause mucus as well but this is usually accompanied by diarrhea. If ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kelly Kane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Not good: Blood and mucus in stools is an indicator of inflammation. This could be an infection or sign of allergy. Please take your baby to the doctor to be ev ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Not normal: Black stools are not normal. While rarely a dietary cause may be found, most often black stools signify blood in the stools, blood that is coming from ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
May be normal: E coli is normal in feces (how do you know the baby has e coli?) small amounts of mucus are also normal. If the baby has diarrhea, please consult your ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
RECTAL BLEEDING: Rectal bleeding among the very young can be anal fissure, polyp, meckels diverticulum or infectious colitis. If persistent, get a GI spicialist. There ... Read More

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