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What is stool examination?

its a treatment to diagnose parasitic infection. directs and/or microscopic examination of a stool sample detects the presence of parasites or their ova (eggs).
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What is a loose stool?

  A stool that is too liquid to form a constant shape, e.g. diarrhea.     loose stools are stools that are not pure water but they are not formed stools that come o (MORE)

Why is stool brown?

Brown stool comes from a combination of bile from your liver and gallbladder, and bilirubin from old hemolyzed red blood cells. Without this combination you may get gray or cl (MORE)

What is hemi stool?

  Answer   One may be referring to an heme-occult stool test - a test whereby one determines whether there is blood in the stool or not.
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What is the reason for stool?

  The reason that we have bowel movements or stool passing is that our bodies do not process all the food that we eat. Some things have no benefit to our body so we have t (MORE)

Where are stools?

    stool   Pronunciation (stūl)   Font Size     1. A discharging of the bowels.   2. The matter discharged at one movement of the bowels. Syn: (MORE)
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Clear stool - what is it?

A clear stool is usually of mucous-like consistency and may be  slightly gelatinous. It could be due to an infection, bowel  obstruction or irritable bowel syndrome.