Jul 25, 2005
One of the signs is diarrhea for over a week, does that mean every day for over a week or a couple times during that week, can you elaborate on it for me?
Response from Dr. Henry
The definition of diarrhea is not very specific since normal stool frequency in western countries can range from 2-3 stools/day to 2-3/week. Stool volume is also a factor as is what has been an individual's own stool volume and frequency. Diarrhea is sometimes defined more on stool volume (ie > 300 grams/day0. KH
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