Symptoms — Abnormal-Looking Bowel Movements

The Family Health Guide

Abnormal-Looking Bowel Movements

Short-term changes in the appearance of your stools are common. Changes can occur in the color, consistency, size, odor, or ease of defecation. A long-term change in bowel habits can indicate a condition that requires your doctor's attention.

Symptoms

Do you have bright red blood in the bowel movement or in the toilet bowl?