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Forum Name: Gastroenterology Topics

Question: a question regarding bowels.

 tinksplace - Sat Apr 02, 2005 5:52 pm

hi there. i would liek to ask why my faeces [pooh] are green colored today and last night. ive had a bit of the squits.[diorhea] and i wondered if it was something im eating. it happens to me occasionally.i would appreciate any help i can get. :wink: :wink:
 Theresa Jones, RN - Sun Apr 03, 2005 7:48 am

User avatar Hi tinksplace,
The passage of green colored stool can be caused by a number of reasons, vitamin supplements, green leafy vegetables, or the stool can move through the large intestine too fast to be changed to it's more normal brown color (resulting in green colored diarrhea). If this is only an occasional happening I would consider this to be quite normal.
 tinksplace - Sun Apr 03, 2005 8:05 pm

thank you so much for your help. :D :D


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