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I had corn last night for dinner. When I went to the

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I had corn last night for dinner. When I went to the bathroom this morning, i noticed that the corn in the stool was red. Should I be worried?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 6 years ago.
Hello,

What other food did you take?

Any colored food?

How about the rest of the stool?

Did you have any other symptom, pain?

Thank you.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
I had chicken, corn and rice for dinner last night.
For a night time snack I had some hot chettos. Would this cause it?
Rest of the stool was brown.
No pain in the stomach region.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 6 years ago.
Thank you for the information.

When the rest of the stool color is brown & you do not have any other symptom, it can be that the corn got its color from any food.

Color of food can make the change.

But you need to watch it.

If the color continues to be red, you need to consult doctor for stool analysis to rule out blood.

I hope this information helps.

I will be happy to assist, if you need any clarification.

Please feel free for any follow up query.

Best wishes.
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