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Green Slimy Diarrhea
2mths post gallbladder removal today dark green slimy diarrhea first time ever with nausea yesterday based vomited once with sour stomach virus? Gall?
Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more
2 yr old with slimy, green & red diarrhea for 2days. Worried if it is due to xylitol drinks(10g day ) started a week ago for arresting his tooth deca?
I have ESLD and suffering from horrible diarrhea that is neon green and slimy, resembles an infants "spit up" and smells like formula. Is this normal?
ESLD: It sounds like you have MALABSORBTION secondary to insufficient BILE production. Try limiting your FAT intake!!! You should be in contact with your gastroenterologist and you should discuss your nutrition as well as a way to treat your diarrhea! DO THIS ASAP! Hope this helps a little! Good Luck Dr Z ...Read more
Bile: Bile secreted by the liver and reabsorbed in intestine to be recycled through the liver is the chief contributing factor to green color of stool. Having no gallbladder, the storage bag for bile between meals can result in yellow-green bile salt diarrhea in some individuals. Rapid transit of stool through the intestines during diarrheal illness can result in green stools. Some foods & dyes cause. ...Read more
No: Normal color of adult stool is brownish unless one: your diet contains a great deal of green vegetable matter or two: your diet contains a great deal of fat and that triggered bile which is dumped into your intestine to emulsify the fat and the color of bile is dark green. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Green, loose stool: Any conditions which cause the stool to transit too rapidly through the intestines can lead to green, moist stool. On the other hand eating green leafy vegetables can lead to green stool. Green cabbage, lettuce, peas, cabbage, spinach, broccoli, green salad, green leaves, celery & green beans as well as food that contains green food coloring can lead to green stool. See dr for change in stool >>. ...Read more