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Altered stool texture: Altered stool texture is a change in the consistency of feces. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Altered stool texture, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Altered stool texture:
Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes), Bowel movements (2383 causes)
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