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Amber J. Tresca

What Causes Mucus in the Stool?

By January 7, 2013

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Stool normally contains a small amount of mucus, but passing stools with visible amounts of mucus is not normal. What can cause this mucus, and should you call your doctor if you see it?

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February 25, 2014 at 3:26 am
(1) Beverly Ferreira says:

This has been helpful. Thanks

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