6 doctors weighed in:
Foul smelling stools on vacation. Did I pick up a bug?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree
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.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified,
23 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors