Digestive Health

What does it mean if my stools are an unusual color?

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  • APatricia Raymond, MD, Gastroenterology, answered
    Color changes to yellows and greens are normal, as the stool is colored by yellow bile. Red to deep purple hues may indicate bleeding: contact your physician immediately.
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