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The Bristol stool chart separates feces or stool into seven categories. It is used by doctors to discuss digestive health, as reported by Dr. Scott McLeod of Doctor Scott Health. The chart was created by Dr. Ken Heaton w... More »

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A chart listing colors of stools and the possible associated conditions is available on MedicineNet.com. The site also provides explanations concerning changes in stool color and advice about when to see a doctor. More »

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The Bristol stool scale is a chart that categorizes stools into seven types based on appearance, explains Gut Sense. It features both images and written descriptions of each stool type. Patients with bowel-related concer... More »

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The Bristol stool scale is a chart that categorizes stools into seven types based on appearance, explains Gut Sense. It features both images and written descriptions of each stool type. Patients with bowel-related concer... More »

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Occult blood in stool is impossible to see with the naked eye and requires a fecal occult test that detects hidden blood in feces sample, according to WebMD. Sometimes people can see blood in their stool, however. More »

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Blood can show up in a person's stool as bright-red blood or as dark-red to black, tarry stool, states Cancer Research UK. Hemorrhoids may cause bright-red blood to appear in a person's stool, while bleeding in the diges... More »

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Pinworms are thin, white intestinal parasites that do not infect dogs and thus would not appear in a dog's stool sample, as stated by Healthline. The most common pinworm species infects humans and can only be transmitted... More »

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