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Friday, March 6, 2015
Little white bb`s in bowel movement
For about the last 6 months, I have been having little white hard things in my stool, about the size of a bb and round. There are quite a few in each stool I have. I am 39 and have problems with constipation because of my medicine (effexor). When not on it, I am normal.
Most likely this is diet related, but if you are concerned, ask your doctor if a colonoscopy is indicated.
Janice Frederick Rafferty, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Colorectal Surgery Division
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati