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Supposing that the colour of your stool is green consistently. What does that mean?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in 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 eating green leafy vegetables can lead to green stool. Green cabbage, lettuce, peas, cabbage, spinach, broccoli, green salad, green leaves, celery ; green beans as well as food that contains green food coloring can lead to green stool. Some meds can >.
Answered on Mar 19, 2018
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
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change stool color. If there is a change to stooling pattern that can’t be explained a medical eval would be prudent.
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