Floating Stool

alloprimate Manager robert.s.lewis at gte.net
Fri Dec 18 14:46:35 EST 1998


thomas wrote:

> I thought a healthy stool floated. A meat free diet will produce floaters.
>
> Am I wrong?

Intestinal malabsorption of fat and sprue will cause foul-smelling floating
stools.  This can get serious if it is recurring.  Dehydration and Vitamin K
deficiencies can wreak havoc on the body.

Bob Lewis

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