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Foul smelling stools on vacation. Did I pick up a bug?

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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
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In brief: Possibly

More pungent stool with travel can be common due to different diets and/or different bacteria or viruses that we ingest.
If the symptoms occur with a fever, diarrhea, or abdominal pain, best to follow up with your doctor and be sure to tell him or her of your recent travel.

In brief: Possibly

More pungent stool with travel can be common due to different diets and/or different bacteria or viruses that we ingest.
If the symptoms occur with a fever, diarrhea, or abdominal pain, best to follow up with your doctor and be sure to tell him or her of your recent travel.
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