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can impacted feces cause flat stools?

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Flat stools: Although it is possible that flat stools could be caused by impacted feces, it could also be caused by a polyp or tumor in the colon. Anytime somebody has a change in their bowel habits like this, it needs to be evaluated. You should see a Gastroenterologist immediately. Do not delay. Good luck.
Answered on Apr 27, 2019

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