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Can listeria cause oil in the stool? I ate lettuce that was recalled for listeria and a month later I have had oil in my stools for the past month.

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Dr. Darwin Eton
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In brief: Stool culture needed

Steatorrhea has many causes : https://en.
wikipedia.org/wiki/Steatorrhea#Associated_diseases Bacterial overgrowth is one of them, though listeria is low probability at this point (you would have many other symptoms: http://www.cdc.gov/listeria/definition.html).

In brief: Stool culture needed

Steatorrhea has many causes : https://en.
wikipedia.org/wiki/Steatorrhea#Associated_diseases Bacterial overgrowth is one of them, though listeria is low probability at this point (you would have many other symptoms: http://www.cdc.gov/listeria/definition.html).
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Dr. Mirella Mircescu
Listeria is usually causing self limited diarrhea in healthy adults. Unlikely to cause your symptoms after 1 month
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