Unusual bowel movements can have various causes and aggravating factors, and finding these means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose unusual bowel movements, we could:
The Analyst™ is our online diagnosis tool that learns all about you through a straightforward process of multi-level questioning, providing diagnosis at the end.
Are your bowel movements/stools at all unusual? For example, under one a day, over two a day, hard to pass, frequent urges, variation in consistency/pattern, sticky, oily, black, pale, unusual color, or containing mucus, red blood, or undigested fat/food.
Possible responses:→ Don't know
→ No, they are well-formed, regular, easy to pass