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Light Brown Colored Stools
Im having lower ab pain from belly button down and extreme bloating 4 10 days with light brown/clay colored stool and dr said i need to wait it out?
Abdominal pain: There are several causes of abdominal pain. If it is constant, severe, associated with fever or vomiting then immediate attention is necessary. Clay colored stools can also be associated with liver and gallbladder issues. Since it's been over a week then i would consider further testing with blood tests and abdominal imaging. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Variable: Stool coloring is variable. Black, grey, bright red should cause a call to the doctor. ...Read more
My stool has been light brown with what appears to be blood in it. The. Blood is red in color. Also small amount of blood on tissue. Causes?
I had red/brown coloration to my semen at the start of ejaculation. This has only happened once. I also have dark colored stool. Related and causes?
Unrelated: The semen discoloration is likely due to changes in your prostate due to aging and is not a cause for concern. Unless your stool is tarry black that is not a cause for concern either. You may address both of the issues with your doctor at the next visit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Slimy light/dull red blood on exterior of stool for a month or two. Stool color brown as usual. What could be the cause?
I had black smelly soft stool, the first part of my stool was regular brown, firm. followed by semi liquid black tar like stool. The night before i'd drunk two glasses of (red) Malbec wine.. over there past few weeks my stools have been more light coloure
Possible melena?: If in setting of alcohol, NSAID/aspirin use, etc may be higher likelihood that the described stool was melena, often caused by significant bleeding in upper GI tract, most often from ulcer. This would clearly require MD attention - would need more info, of course. Seek MD esp if re flags e.g. weakness/dizziness, nausea/vomit, fever, weight loss. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Part of stool pink/orange, and mainly light brown. known piles, 1-2 occasional bright red on toilet paper a year (hard stool fissure). concern?
Stool was light brown with a bit of red tissue on it, or what looks as such. What was that? Currently taking B6, Folic acid, b-complex vitamins
Stool: Without being able to examine the stools it is impossible for me to say what this may have been, but often is just particles of undigested foods. If it looks like blood you should see a doctor and have the stool tested for the presence of blood. The vitamins you are taking have nothing to do with this. ...Read more
Could you name a disease that causes each type of stool?
- Bright green;
Thanks a lot!!
Does NotMakeSense: There are no diseases based on the color of stool.I don't know why are you asking this question and what the purpose of it Your question does not make any medical sense ...Read more
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