Human feces

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Human feces (or faeces in British English; fæx) are the solid or semisolid remains of food that could not be digested or absorbed in the small intestine of humans, but has been rotted down by bacteria in the large intestine.wikipedia
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Feces

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Human feces have similarities to feces of other animals and vary significantly in appearance (i.e. size, color, texture), according to the state of the diet, digestive system and general health.
In the case of human feces, fecal transplants or fecal bacteriotherapy are in use.

Human digestive system

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Human feces have similarities to feces of other animals and vary significantly in appearance (i.e. size, color, texture), according to the state of the diet, digestive system and general health.
The waste products of digestion (feces) are defecated from the anus via the rectum.

Defecation

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It is discharged through the anus during a process called defecation.
Humans expel feces with a frequency varying from a few times daily to a few times weekly.

Human waste

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Human feces together with human urine are collectively referred to as human waste or human excreta.
Human waste (or human excreta) refers to the waste products of the human digestive system and the human metabolism, namely feces and urine.

Meconium

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Meconium is a newborn baby's first feces.
Meconium is the earliest stool of a mammalian infant.

Diarrhea

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Problems as simple as serious diarrhea may cause blood in one's stool.
These infections are often acquired from food or water that has been contaminated by feces, or directly from another person who is infected.

Urine

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Human feces together with human urine are collectively referred to as human waste or human excreta.
Human urine and feces are collectively referred to as human waste or human excreta, and are managed with a sanitation system.

Hemorrhoid

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Conditions that can also cause blood in the stool include hemorrhoids, anal fissures, diverticulitis, colon cancer, and ulcerative colitis.
In their normal state, they are cushions that help with stool control.

Faecal calprotectin

Fecal calprotectinMeasurement of faecal calprotectin
For example, fecal calprotectin levels indicate an inflammatory process such as Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis and neoplasms (cancer).
Faecal calprotectin (or fecal calprotectin) is a biochemical measurement of the protein calprotectin in the stool.

Urine-diverting dry toilet

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It may involve certain types of dry toilets such as urine-diversion dry toilets or composting toilets.
The separate collection of feces and urine without any flush water has many advantages, such as odor-free operation and pathogen reduction by drying.

Pinworm infection

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Clinical laboratory examination of feces, usually termed as stool examination or stool test, is conducted for the sake of diagnosis; for example, to detect the presence of parasites such as pinworms and their eggs (ova) or to detect disease-spreading bacteria.
Pinworms do not lay eggs in the feces, but sometimes eggs are deposited in the intestine.

Paleofeces

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Paleofeces, also known as coprolites, are ancient human feces, often found as part of archaeological excavations or surveys.
Paleofeces (UK: Palaeofaeces) are ancient human feces, often found as part of archaeological excavations or surveys.

Fecal sludge management

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Human feces have historically been used as fertilizer for centuries in the form of night soil, fecal sludge, and sewage sludge.
However, other types of dry toilets - those that are designed to be easily emptied without the addition of water - do not generate fecal sludge but generate instead dried feces (in the case of urine-diverting dry toilets) or compost (in the case of composting toilet s), for example.

Fecal impaction

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Severe constipation includes obstipation (failure to pass stools or gas) and fecal impaction, which can progress to bowel obstruction and become life-threatening.
Decreased motility of the colon results in dry, hard stools that in the case of fecal impaction become compacted into a large, hard mass of stool that cannot be expelled from the rectum.

Sewage

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The biogas produced from feces when it is contained in sewage and treated in an anaerobic digestion process could be worth as much as 9.5 billion dollars.

Fecal–oral route

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Containing human feces, and preventing spreading of pathogens from human feces via the fecal–oral route, are the main goals of sanitation.
This publication explained transmission routes and barriers to the transmission of diseases from the focal point of human feces.

Night soil

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Human feces have historically been used as fertilizer for centuries in the form of night soil, fecal sludge, and sewage sludge.
The reuse of feces as fertilizer was common in Japan.

Shit

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Many are euphemistic, colloquial, or both; some are profane (such as shit), whereas most belong chiefly to child-directed speech (such as poo or poop) or to crude humor (such as turd).
Using the term "shit" (or other locally used crude words) – rather than feces or excreta – during campaigns and triggering events is a deliberate aspect of the community-led total sanitation approach which aims to stop open defecation, a massive public health problem in developing countries.

British English

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Human feces (or faeces in British English; fæx) are the solid or semisolid remains of food that could not be digested or absorbed in the small intestine of humans, but has been rotted down by bacteria in the large intestine.

Metabolic waste

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It also contains bacteria and a relatively small amount of metabolic waste products such as bacterially altered bilirubin, and the dead epithelial cells from the lining of the gut.

Bilirubin

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It also contains bacteria and a relatively small amount of metabolic waste products such as bacterially altered bilirubin, and the dead epithelial cells from the lining of the gut.

Anus

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It is discharged through the anus during a process called defecation.

Diet (nutrition)

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Human feces have similarities to feces of other animals and vary significantly in appearance (i.e. size, color, texture), according to the state of the diet, digestive system and general health.

Health

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Human feces have similarities to feces of other animals and vary significantly in appearance (i.e. size, color, texture), according to the state of the diet, digestive system and general health.

Mucus

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Normally human feces are semisolid, with a mucus coating.