A 41-year-old member asked:
What does it mean if my baby's poop has mucous in it?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jeffrey Min answered
Specializes in Pediatrics
Call your doctor: Mucousy poop may not mean anything at all, but the one thing that mucousy poop can indicate that can be concerning is a cow's milk protein allergy (either from mom ingesting it or cow's milk based formula). There is also the possibility of a stool infection but that's more rare.
Answered on Mar 28, 2017
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