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What do light brown grey stools mean?
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Dr. Sanjay Jain
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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Stool can be of different color normally depending on the conents of our diet and usually brown to green in color. Black stool could mean blood in stool but can also be from taking iron pills, peptobismol etc.
Blood is usually easily recognized in stool if fresh and red. Clay colored stool usually suggest liver diseases. Other color typically are non-specific finding and is usually not to worry.

In brief: 1
Stool can be of different color normally depending on the conents of our diet and usually brown to green in color. Black stool could mean blood in stool but can also be from taking iron pills, peptobismol etc.
Blood is usually easily recognized in stool if fresh and red. Clay colored stool usually suggest liver diseases. Other color typically are non-specific finding and is usually not to worry.
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