... I'm wondering what this could be. None of the descriptions of blood in the stool that I've found describe what my poop looks like. It's basically brown (i.e. it looks brown from a quick glance), but then a closer look shows small (about 1/4 inch) red bits throughout. I did recently start eating two dried plums (prunes) most days and I'm wondering if that could be the cause. It... (0 replies)
... When it is yellow and even when it isn't,sometimes I can see what looks like undigested food. This can happen when it is yellow or when it is a normal brown colour. ... (1 replies)
... i havent been on here for a while and im starting to notice my poop is looking weird like its a blob of poop. when i wipe its like a urine color mixed in with undigested food or skin. kinda looks like white grass or somthing. ive been on zantacs for acid reduce and dont know if that could effect your stool like that or somthin. ... (1 replies)
... I have had undigested food in my stool, pus and fat diposits in my stool for over 4 years...The docs can't find out what is going on... ... (4 replies)
... Welcome to healthboards.
Sorry about your problem but it can be serious because when undigested food is in your stool -- it means you are not properly absorbing necessary nutrients.
If this continus for any length of time it could affect your health in many ways. I think you need to be checked out by a Doctor.
Having said that ~~~ this is what I would do in the mean time!... (4 replies)
... Insoluble fiber cause the food to move through your intestines by making the muscle contact. And taking a medication that reduces stomach acid causes the food to not be properly digested. ... (1 replies)
... The stool is round and hard and marble like, kind of like when someone's compacted, anyway, in the marbles themselves is white streaks throughout, as if it is undigested bread or something. I know the change in stool regularity could be due to my thyroid thing but the streaks in the stool worries me a bit. ... (3 replies)
... Hey guys , hope u r all doing well !!
I got my stool ex result today and seeking for ur experiance , im not sure if im posting in the right place or not so excuseme if im in the wrong place :)
everything was within the range except for some items im going to write down ,
mucous present ,, range is absent
food particles few ,, range is absent
consistency semiformed... (0 replies)
... Could it have been undigested food? ... (1 replies)
... ith harder area far below that. My belly bloats out 10 times its size and gets hard with LOTS of gas. Stool is now much softer than usual with TONS OF MUCOUS and undigested food. I am suffering, it seems, malabsorption and severe weight loss with a confirmed Vitamin B12 deficiency. Not too much, but present. ... (4 replies)
... POSSIBLE blood in stool, but not sure if it's just undigested food somtimes. ... (6 replies)
... I have constant watery stools, lots of undigested food, foul smelling, gas and bloating, cramping, abdominal discomfort, fatigue, and skin rashes. ... (1 replies)
... As for the stringy material u think is in your stool, it could be undigested food. ... (14 replies)
... Thank You for your reply.
What med did your doc. put you on, or what dietary changes did he recommend you make?
Thanks. (119 replies)
... I think that the spasms were diagnosed as a result of all of the tests coming back clear. My doctor basically said that all of the horrible things have been ruled out.
Yes, on occasions I do get some undigested food in my bowel movement
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... What exactly is a spasmadic bowel. I get spasms down there too, but none of this came up during a colonoscopy. Do you ever have any undigested food show up in your bowel movement? ... (119 replies)
... Undigested food in the stool usually indicates your transit time is too fast for proper digestion. ... (3 replies)
... I just had my first colonoscopy yesterday... my symptoms are rectal bleeding, mucous and undigested food in stool and back/abdominal pain, all of which started earlier this year. The colonoscopy came back normal. The GI doc said there was mild inflammation present but that was inconclusive by itself so he took some tissue for biopsy and I should get the results in about a... (0 replies)
... I just had my first colonoscopy... my symptoms are rectal bleeding, mucous and undigested food in stool and back/abdominal pain, all of which started earlier this year. The colonoscopy came back normal. The GI doc said there was mild inflammation present but that was inconclusive by itself so he took some tissue for biopsy and I should get the results in about a week. I'm... (3 replies)
... king. Intermittently I would return to the hospital when the vomiting began to contain blood. Before I would just constantly throw up either bight yellow bile, undigested food, etc. But I had never thrown up BLOOD before. It completely scared me. I began to give up on alot of things in life. ... (9 replies)