Black Fibers In The Stools Of Children Aged 2.5 Years?
. My son is 2.5 years old and his stool chapter is yellow, but there are black fibers like threads. The menu is normal plus fruit and my child drinks formula. Guess “what is the cause?
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Stool is a waste product or waste from the digestive process in the digestive tract. Normal stool color can range from brown to yellowish. Fese color changes can be influenced by several things, such as:
1. types of food consumed, such as carrots will give a little reddish picture on the stool
2. grayish or blackish fese can be caused by consumption of vitamins or iron in the diet
3. Pale or white stool, can be caused by the presence of disorders in the bile
In some conditions, changes in stool color are still considered normal, especially if there are no accompanying complaints that interfere. So that treatment is not needed, but the evaluation and observation of the development of patient complaints is needed.
In connection with your child's faecal complaints accompanied by colors such as black fibers, it may be caused by the leftovers of food consumed, taking drugs or vitamins, or because there is a child's digestive disorders.
If your child is not currently experiencing comorbid complaints, such as stomach pain or nausea, then faecal complaints with colors such as black fibers may still be within reasonable limits, so they do not require special treatment.
However, if this complaint is increasingly disturbing or repetitive or accompanied by complaints of other comrades, then you should be able to consult directly with a pediatrician for a direct examination. If the results of the examination do not indicate a health problem, it is sufficient to evaluate and observe within the next few days.
In general, there is no specific treatment for this condition, so that your child's healthy dietary habits can be continued by your child.
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