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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What could be the cause for soreness and uncomfortable feeling after having bowel movements?

My stool is orange, soft not solid and also having a soreness uncomfortable feeling only when lying don’t. The foods Eatin when this started where carrot juice, blue berrie pancakes, lots of almonds, about three apples. My stool has been orange for about 3 days. I also had the cheap dollar store coffee and drinking dunkin donut coffee. I have been drinking more coffee than usual.
Wed, 25 Sep 2019
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General Surgeon 's  Response

As there is orange color stool, possible alteration with pH of the stool is likely to be assumed via alteration in the intake of oral liquids and certain food stuffs. The basic pathology is gut flora disturbances raising the stool pH and consequence of events follow.

A stool microscopy examination will reveal all the minor details necessary in this junction.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Wishing you all the best.

Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel, General Surgeon
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