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A 21-year-old male asked:

Hi, i've been experiencing pain in my abdomen and more frequent bowel movements. my stool is soft (and appears slightly undigested) ideas?

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Dr. Faiz Shakir
Gastroenterology 16 years experience
Not clear: We try to make sure there's no inflammation in your bowels with a good history (ie do certain foods or stress provoke your symptoms), testing your stools and if needed an endoscopy. If all is normal, it may be irritable bowel syndrome. See your doc but feel free to consult me if I can be of further help. Hope this helps though!

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