Saint Paul, MN
A 50-year-old female asked:
4 last 2 weeks undigested food in loose stool 3 days after eating. didnt eat the food in following 2 days. stools 3x day. b4 every other day. normal?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
Change in Bowel Move: It is not unusual to a person to have some type of change in the frequency of bowel movement, especially if there was some change in dietary pattern. However, for some one over the age of 50, one should always think about having colonoscopy, particularly if there is a new bowel symptom: http://www.Laendo.Net/english/what-is-a-colonoscopy.
Last updated Sep 11, 2019
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