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Sweat smells like fart?

Sweat smells like fart?

Smelly Sweat: The primary cause of strong-smelling perspiration is bacterial flora. Sweat is naturally odorless, but when it reaches the skin's surface, bacteria that normally live on the skin digest sweat and excrete the strong-smelling waste associated with smelly sweat. Treat the bacteria and the smell goes away. ...Read more

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What causes frequent bad smelling farts?

What causes frequent bad smelling farts?

Noxious flatus: Noxious flatus, otherwise known as smelly farts are a natural occurrence but can be worsened by eating certain foods such as kale, broccoli, and other foods high in nitrogen. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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What causes rotten smelling diarrea?

What causes rotten smelling diarrea?

Lots of things...: Ranging from what you have eaten, e.g. Onions, garlic, spices, excess (mega dose)vitamins, inflammation, infections with viruses, certain bacteria, meds, blood (usually gives black or maroon stool), poorly absorbed fat or carbohydrates, other. ...Read more

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What causes foul smelling stools with mucus, strong smelling urine?

What causes foul smelling stools with mucus, strong smelling urine?

Proctitis colitis: Need to be treated for an infection with antibiotics if no resolution need to visit a gastroenterologist for endoscopy antibiotics should cover chlamydia if you have anal sex. ...Read more

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Smelly, musty skin odor?

Smelly, musty skin odor?

Several causes: What is the patient we are talking about, as this can be due to different conditions. In children, phenylketonuria produces a characteristic "mousy, musty body odor". Conditions such as candidiasis, hydradenitis suppurativa, as well as factors such as mensturual cycle can change body odor. ...Read more

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Fishy odor in stool mucus?

Fishy odor in stool mucus?

Not unusal: This is probably due to a change in diet or because your body has some element that it needs to get rid of. If you have other symptoms or this would become worse you need to see your primary care person. ...Read more

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Excessive smelly flatulation?

Excessive smelly flatulation?

Fart proudly: Story by ben franlin. Point is gas is normal. Smell comes from gas of fermentation by bowel bacteria. You gave no history but if have other complaints must r/o underlying disease by consulting physician. Otherwise must look at diet, what ur eating as some food more putrefying than others. Fiber- add flax seeds. Probiotics provide good bacteria to aid w digestion foods .Align and culturelle otc pr. ...Read more

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Breath smells like faeces.

Breath smells like faeces.

Several conditions: Several conditions in the mouth can cause halitosis (bad breath), such as gum disease, dental infections, poor dental hygiene, tonsil infections, multiple oral ulcers, etc... In children (or sometimes adults), if constipation is severe, the stool can be backed up so far that there are fecal odors coming out the mouth... so an exam is needed to see what is going on. ...Read more

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Foul smelling and mucus stool?

Foul smelling and mucus stool?

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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Does amoebiasis have foul smelling stool?

Does amoebiasis have foul smelling stool?

It could: Only way to know is to submit stool studies. Unfortunately it may be difficult to detect. ...Read more

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Why does pooh smell like rotten eggs?

Why does pooh smell like rotten eggs?

Hydrogen sulfide: Hydrogen sulfide, the same compound encountered in rotten eggs, is a common component of human feces. ...Read more

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Urine smells like rotten eggs?

Urine smells like rotten eggs?

Need to eval urine: Besides getting some more details (pain? Frequency? ), we'd probably want to check that urine for signs of infection (urinary tract, sexually transmitted disease etc) feel better. ...Read more

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Yellow discharge from vagina, urge to pee constantly, fishy smelling urine.

Yellow discharge from vagina, urge to pee constantly, fishy smelling urine.

Inection: may be a combined UTI and vaginal infection. You must be checked, examined, tested and treated. ...Read more

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What causes fishy foul smelling vaginal discharge odor?

What causes fishy foul smelling vaginal discharge odor?

Bacterial vaginosis : The most common symptom of BV is an abnormal off-white vaginal discharge (especially after vaginal intercourse) that may be accompanied by an unpleasant (usually fishy) smell. This malodorous discharge coats the walls of the vagina, and is usually without significant irritation, pain, or erythema (redness), although mild itching can sometimes occur. Treatment is with antibiotics. ...Read more

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Does hydrocephalus cause foul smelling burps?

Does  hydrocephalus cause  foul smelling burps?

No known relation: "Sulfur burps" occur after eating foods that have sulfur proteins in them; sulfur- reducing microbes in the intestine digest the proteins and release hydrogen sulfide gas. Some causes are Helicobacter or Giardia infection, eating high-protein, high-sugar meals, some prescription medications & Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth in Crohn's or Celiac Disease. It's more common in pregnancy. ...Read more

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When i release gas its smelling foul.why?

When i release gas its smelling foul.why?

REctal gas is not: supposed to smell good. It is releasing gas as a byproduct of metabolism. it may also so be related to what you are eating. I have no idea of your diet but it may be more likely if you are a vegetarian. See your doc if this persist and have yourself checked out. ...Read more

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What causes fishy smelling bowel movements?

What causes fishy smelling bowel movements?

Eating fish and : Overeating in general. Foul smelling bowel movements may suggest malabsorption. If you have had unintended weight loss, see your doctor otherwise do not be concerned and try eating less. ...Read more

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What causes fishy smelling bowel movements?

What causes fishy smelling bowel movements?

Could be malabsorpti: The important thing is to assess the duration , could be indigestion, from some meds or supplements or lack of absorption of nutrients, go to your doctor to have it checked. ...Read more

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Nasty smell from my discharge, it almost smells like rotten eggs?

Foul discharge: Foul smelling womens' discharge always mean infection and need be treated as it can be transmitted sexually (std). ...Read more

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Yellowish discharge from vagina, foamy and smells?

Yellowish discharge from vagina, foamy and smells?

BV: Your symptoms sounds like an infection called bacterial vaginosis. There is no over the counter medicine for this. See your doctor. ...Read more