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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What are the symptoms of gastroenteritis?

i developed ibs after a bout of gastroenteritus, my stools are usually either loose and light brown/ or hard and round again light brown, but today they were loose but a lot darker brown then normal and then again dark brown with a bit of mucus it didnt look like blood, should i be worried?
Mon, 26 Feb 2018
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Hello dear

Warm welcome to
I have evaluated your query in details .

* Possible intestine infection .
* Additional symptoms of gastroenteritis include stomach ache , weakness
body ache , belching in some cases apart from stool consistency
alteration .

Hope this clears your doubt .
Wishing you fine recovery .

Welcome for any further assistance .
Regards take care .
Dr. Bhagyesh ( MS , FMAS - consultant surgeon )
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