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What does it mean if my poop is green and stinks and it floats i havent ate greens or nothing and its really dark green?

What does it mean if my poop is green and stinks and it floats i havent ate greens or nothing and its really dark green?

Foul smelling stool: It may be nothing serious, probably related to your diet.If this persists, get an evaluation for a stool test for ova and parasites as well as an evaluation for a digestive disorder. Avoid any new foods or over the counter supplements until this is resolved. ...Read more

Bowel Movement (Definition)

Expulsion of fecal material, food residue and bactrial residue, ...Read more


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Please explain what it means if my feces is dark green?

Please explain what it means if my feces is dark green?

Why green stool?: The color of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications ; supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for each individual), additives (like blood), subtractions (like absent bile), infection/exposures, inflammation, other factors. Easy to run a few tests here--call your doc. ...Read more

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What symtom is Liver pain,dark green poo mean?

What symtom is Liver pain,dark green poo mean?

Liver pain: LIver pain occurs in right upper quadrant (RUQ) - an area just below the right rib cage. So fat your stool is not watery, bloody, and very foul smelling you should be ok. ...Read more

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This moring I had diarea and then about an hour later I threw up. What do you think this could be? What does it mean if the stool is a dark green?

This moring I had diarea and then about an hour later I threw up. What do you think this could be? What does it mean if the stool is a dark green?

A few possibilities: Usually diarrhea and vomiting are signs of gastroenteritis (viral). However green stool can indicate gallbladder disease or other infectious intestinal problems. Possible blockage of the intestine is also seen with vomiting and diarrhea. I would advise you to see your physician to get properly tested. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my stool is dark green-almost black & bloody. & when I wipe it's always bloody? Is this serious? What do I do?

What does it mean if my stool is dark green-almost black & bloody. & when I wipe it's always bloody? Is this serious? What do I do?

See dr.: Blood in your stool is never normal, so no matter what, you need to see the Doctor. Things ranging from inflammatory bowel diseases, hemorrhoids, to more serous issues can all cause bleeding in the stool. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you poop green?

What does it mean if you poop green?

Depends : If otherwise normal bowel movement residual food stuff or bile. If diarrhea could be bacterial cause. There are organisms such as shigella that can cause green watery stools. ...Read more

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Why does it mean to have green poop?

Ingested foods: The color of your stool is often secondary to what you have eaten and the bacteria in your colon, but also may suggest bile excretion in excess. Do not worry about this unless you have other symptoms. ...Read more

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What does a toddlers green poop mean?

What does a toddlers green poop mean?

Normal variation: The main agent adding color to the poo is the material made by the liver called bile. It starts out a dark green and goes thru the yellows to brown depending on the influences of various factors in the intestines. Rapid transit thru the system, as may occur with diarrhea or breast feeding may have a greenish yellow or yellow appearance. The slower, more likely browner. ...Read more

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