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A 31-year-old female asked about a female:

My 19 month old son nearly always has a runny nose and his poop smells like vomit, are these things related and should i be concerned about his poop?

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Dr. Shahruq Sarela
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Odor in feces: it is possible there may be some systemic issues occurring. i wonder if the child has a gut absorption problem and the feces is not being metabolized properly and thus your smelling this odor. Have a pediatrician check him out. He may analyze the poop for clues.

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