Diarrhea 

Definition

Diarrhea is the passage of stools that are either:

  1. loose in consistency/
  2. > 3 stools per day/
  3. >200mg (150ml) per day

1. Acute diarrhea

Diarrhea of < 4 weeks duration.

2. Chronic diarrhea

Diarrhea of > 4 weeks duration.


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