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77 Possible Causes for Rice Water Stool

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    The difference was entirely contributed by rice-ORS group children who had the greatest reduction in stool output and the ORS volume taken was less in the rice-ORS group and[wellcomeopenresearch.org] water intake greater.[wellcomeopenresearch.org] Hypernatraemia or severe hyponatraemia and severe hypo or hyperkalaemia was not observed in any child Groups statistically differed in stool output and in ORS and water intakes[wellcomeopenresearch.org]

  • Acute Arsenic Poisoning

    It is often described as bloody rice water as it is similar to cholera rice water stools. Hyper-salivation may be the only GI symptom in some cases.[symptoma.com]

  • Cholera

    Of the 50 patients of Aeromonas-related acute gastroenteritis, 13 (26%) had typical features of cholera with rice water stools and severe dehydration.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At 14%, rice water stools were less frequent in period A than in period B and C (78% and 84%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The classic appearance is called "rice water stool." Nausea and vomiting also occur, but there is usually little abdominal pain or cramping.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Vibrio Cholerae O139

    The stool becomes a clear liquid with white mucus (known as rice-water stool). The stool can be either odorless or have a mild fishy smell.[austincc.edu] During infection, V. cholerae secretes cholera toxin , a protein that causes profuse, watery diarrhea (known as "rice-water stool").[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Infantile Gastroenteritis

    Rice water cut down the number of stools more effectively than did oral electrolyte solution.[popline.org] DIAGNOSIS : In endemic or epidemic areas, the working diagnosis of cholera is made based on the clinical presentation, especially the presence of "rice water" stools.[atsu.edu] (i) Stage of Evacuation, (ii) Stage of Collapse and (iii) Stage of Recovery. [2] The typical stool in cholera is alkaline in reaction and has a rice-water appearance, being[atmph.org]

  • Zollinger Ellison Syndrome

    Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES) is characterised by refractory peptic ulcer disease, severe diarrhoea and gastric acid hypersecretion associated with an islet-cell tumor of the pancreas (gastrinoma). ZES is sporadic in 62-80% of cases and in 20-38% of cases is associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Iron Intoxication

    A fatal case of acute iron intoxication with intestinal infarction is reported, with emphasis on the acute gastrointestinal effects of iron ingestion. The patient demonstrated the progressive necrotizing effects of retained iron on the gastrointestinal tract. Although moderate amounts of iron may be irritating and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Toxic Shock Syndrome

    Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome is a superantigen-driven potentially life-threatening disease affecting mainly young and otherwise healthy individuals. Currently, no specific treatment or preventive measure is available. We aimed to assess the safety, tolerability, and immunogenicity of a recombinant detoxified[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Gastroenteritis

    Descriptions of outbreaks of viral gastroenteritis have become a prominent feature in scientific journals and other media such as the electronic reporting service 'promed'. A review of outbreak reports was done to further our understanding of the burden of disease, common and rare modes of transmission,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Vibrio Comma

    The watery diarrhea is speckled with flakes of mucus and epithelial cells (\"rice-water stool\") and contains enormous numbers of bacteria.[iucngisd.org] The watery diarrhea is speckled with flakes of mucus and epithelial cells ("rice-water stool") and contains enormous numbers of vibrios.[textbookofbacteriology.net]

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