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Is flatulence of a bad odor a sign of bad digestive system or food poisoning?
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Not necessarily
Bad odor in flatus can be a result of a variety of foods including fish, legumes but also may occur with poor digestion or food poisoning.
If chronic, regardless of your diet, see a colorectal surgeon or GI doctor for an evaluation.

In brief: Not necessarily
Bad odor in flatus can be a result of a variety of foods including fish, legumes but also may occur with poor digestion or food poisoning.
If chronic, regardless of your diet, see a colorectal surgeon or GI doctor for an evaluation.
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