A 31-year-old female asked:
4 month old baby with green poop and diarrhoea but no fever, dehydration or distress. gp said to monitor for a month. shall i worry?
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Pediatrics 46 years experience
If you must: The stool color is determined by the changes to ultra green bile as the food is processed. The longer it stays in, the more it changes through yellows or browns. Green just means quick passage. Loose stools are not a problem as long as baby is vigorous & otherwise thriving.
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Last updated Oct 30, 2017
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