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Maroon colored streaky bowel movements followed by maroon spotting. Had eaten roasted beet and carrot salad. Cause?

Two days ago I had roasted beetsvand raw carrot salad for dinner. I have had two maroon colored streaky bms two days in a row. Some maroon color on toilette paper , too. Beets?
Asked On : Thu, 15 Mar 2012
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  Anonymous's Response
Its highly possible that the change in color of your stools is due to the beets. The problem should subside soon. If this problem continues for more than 2 days, please get a routine stool examination done.
Answered: Thu, 15 Mar 2012
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