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My stool is green. Is it gastritis?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Not necessarily.: All stool starts out green in the small bowel. If it goes through the large bowel too quickly to oxidize, it can stay green.
Answered on Oct 30, 2018
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