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Foul smelling and mucus stool?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively.
Answered on Jan 2, 2020

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