A 23-year-old female asked:
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for one week i've had stringy orange loose stools that smells like rotten eggs and often an upset stomach. what could it be?

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Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
Many: Would see your doc. Most common cause is infection.
Answered on Apr 21, 2017

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