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Bowel Issues, please help!!
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Chie1771 posted:
Is it true that discoloration in your bowels is a symptom of stomach cancer? I know that black bowels is a sign that blood could be in your stool, but what if it is green? Like really green?
I recently noticed that my stool had a shamrock green look, no joke. Someone told me that that could be a sign of cancer and I am terrified to ask my doctor!
Can someone please shed some light on this issue? I have not been eating excessive amounts of leafy vegetables, just the normal amount...
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sheba_q responded:
Green, blue and purple food coloring are a common culprit.


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