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    what could be causing yellow stools
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    AFAB_COL posted:
    lately I have noticed that my stools are of a soft yellow nature the only thing I have been doing differently is starting to eat raw oatmeal and some almonds every morning as new year resolution could this be causing my stool colour.
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    Joseph F Goldberg, MD responded:
    Dear AFAB,

    Changes in bowel habits or stools/color warrant a visit to your primary care doctor to evaluate GI/liver/gall bladder function, rule out infections, and a long list of other possible medical explanations.

    Dr. G.


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