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This schema provides a reference guide describing different stool structures


Interpretation

  • Constipation: Types 1 and 2
  • Optimal/Norm: Types 3 and 4
  • Diarrhea: Types 5 to 7

References

  1. Bickley LS. Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking. 10th Ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2009.