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A 22-year-old male asked:

How do i find out what is causing bloating and loose stools (not diarrhea or watery) ?

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Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 41 years experience
Abdominal bloating: There are lots of reasons (some quite concerning) for abdominal discomfort /bloating, but not all of them are due to the GI tract. Also, functional syndromes may be present without underlying inflammation or structural pathology to account for associated altered stools. Check with your doctor for examination ; treatment options, particularly since your problem sounds like it is ongoing.
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Last updated Sep 17, 2016


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