The Stool Of A 3 Year Old Child Is White?
Hello, have a question please. My child is 3 years and 5 months old. 4 times in 1 week, her bowel movements are white. Is that a factor because he drinks milk too much … please advise. thank you
Normal stool color is generally yellowish to brownish, with a soft solid consistency and no blood, mucus or foam. The white color of the stool may be caused by various factors such as for example
Only drinking milk without consuming other types of food (especially in children). Side effects of the drugs consumed, for example heartburn drugs, pain medications, antibiotics, and steroid drugs. Problematic bile production Blockage of bile ducts Gallstones Hepatitis
However, it would be better if your child is examined by a pediatrician directly, so that you can ascertain carefully what is the cause of your child's white bowel movements. Because doctors need to do a physical examination of your child in person and also conduct a question and answer session regarding your child's medical history. As for further tests such as laboratory tests of blood and feces, it may be necessary to do more information on your child's health condition.
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