Steatorrhea

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Hi there, I have been coming to this site for a while now. I have been feeling well, after broken leg and months of immobility due to severity etc....

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Hi,

Thanks for posting your query.
The mentioned concern in your case could be fat in stool [called steatorrhea in medical terms ] which can occur...

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I am 53, 5-10, 185. Had a physical 5 wks ago; everything was normal. Lately I've had gaseous, smelly, floating, sometimes stringy, stools. Your...

doctor1 MD

Hi,

Thanks for the query.

Gaseous,smelly floating stools is called steatorrhea.It means that there is excess fat in your diet.Steatorrhea can also...

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For the first time ever I had an oily stool this morning - looked like drops of oil in commode. The rest of the stool seemed normal and wasn't pale...

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Brief Answer:
Wait and watch for next 2-3 days.

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