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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Hi, I've been dealing with this embarrassing fecal smell for years and I had blood test done and my blood test turned out fine. Not sure why this is happening to me. Are you able to help me with this? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

i have had unusual bowel movements possible six or eight times in one go and the last smells like acetone and also i have just noticed a red stripe in my stools. What is causing this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

I am a healthy 64 year old woman. I have been experiencing for around 2 weeks a foul odor in urine and stool. Now I am experiencing a scent that seems to be emanating from my body on and off ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Esmeralda  Sera MD

My stools have been floating lately. Is this something to be concerned about? Color is medium brown and no foul odor. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Esmeralda Sera ( Oncologist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

Why are my stools dark? There's no out of the ordinary odor, (such as blood), but they are very soft and dark. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Uma Motapothula MD

was loose stools consistently, and a new, consistent odor to the stool. I ve been tested for CDiff, Giaria (sp?) and other bacterial infections. Why the same odor of the stool? Recently... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uma Motapothula ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I ve noticed in the past few days, my stool doesn t have a horrible odor, however it does smell like finger nail polish or finger nail polish remover. I havn t used any finger nail polish remover ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

mucousy stools throughout my two previous pregnancies, but I just started having a bloody mocousy stool with small amount of stool. My sides, back, and stomach have been cramping on and off the past... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Prashant MD

My son has Jada runny stool for about 3 weeks. I took him to the doctors and they wrote him a prescription for a pro biotic. Now it s less consistent, however he had stool that was full of mucus and had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prashant ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Asha Pramanik MD

After eating a spicy samosa two days ago, I ve been feeling a little gassy and today I ve started to finally poop however, it s watery in the normal brown shade with no blood, and there s no odor. The last ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asha Pramanik ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hello dear, In amebiasis,diarrhea may alternate with constipation.The stool often has an offensive odor,and is mixed with blood and mucus.So the color may be normal to brown to dark red(very rare) depending...

Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM Red blood means bleeding from lower down; from higher up it is blackā€¦ Painless fresh bleeding is generally from haemorrhoids You need examination by a General Surgeon Depending on age, examination etc.,...

Dr.   Praveen Tayal MD

Hello. Thanks for writing to us. Can be due to an intestinal infection or anal fissures. Get your stool examined and proper treatment done. I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you....