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Bowel Movement (Definition)

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


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What does black poop mean in a 1 year old child?

What does black poop mean in a 1 year old child?

Pooh Color?: Black pooh could mean bleeding in the upper intestinal tract and taken seriously unless your child is taking iron which normally makes pooh black. If he is not on iron see your pediatrician for assessment and test of the pooh to make sure it does not represent bleeding. ...Read more

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What does it mean if a child has brown sticky poop and a sore bum after going to the toilet! ?

What does it mean if a child has brown sticky poop and a sore bum after going to the toilet! ?

Intestinal issues: This depends on how long, and whether there is blood in the stool. If it's a short term issue, and everything else is normal, then it may just be a stomach virus, causing mild irritation. However, if there is blood, or it's a prolonged issue, then you should consult your doc immediately for evaluation and discussion. ...Read more

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I know this isn't really a problem but how do I tell my child that just because she's on her period doesn't mean she shouldn't pee or poop?

I know this isn't really a problem but how do I tell my child that just because she's on her period doesn't mean she shouldn't pee or poop?

Words will do: It may be time for a sit down discussion to allow her to vent on the changes happening to her body. Change is hard.Your brain processes info differently than hers does at her age, so she may need your help in adjusting to the process.In the end, the pee and poop thing may just be a call for help, and one you can answer with a good listen. ...Read more

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Child had bowel prep 2 days ago colonoscopy yesterday but today she having green water like poop and she messed herself twice is this normal?

Child had bowel prep 2 days ago colonoscopy yesterday but today she having green water like poop and she messed herself twice   is this normal?

Hmmm: 6 Y.O.With colonoscopy? Hope they found what wrong with her. Yes sometime after a bowl prep, your stool can be greenish, color of bile station stain. It should however go away quickly in few day. If not return to your gastroenterologist. ...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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Is green poop bad? What does it mean?

Green feces: Can occur with certain meds (iron), food dyes, green veggies , med conditions ; rapid transit of stool through the GI tract. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my poop is green?

What does it mean if my poop is green?

Its Christmas!!! LOL: No really, it is usually some dietary change you have made, as long as the stool is fairly normal consistency - the color changes sometimes dramatically with changes in your diet. Should go back to normal in a day or two... As long as it is not black and tarry - that would be worrisome! have a great holiday! ...Read more

Feces (Definition)

Feces is the product of ...Read more