Feces

Known as: poop, faecal, faeces 
The material discharged from the bowel during defecation. It consists of undigested food, intestinal mucus, epithelial cells, and bacteria.
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1935-2018
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2017
Review
2017
Gluten-free diet (GFD) is the only treatment for celiac disease (CD). There is a general consensus that strict GFD adherence in… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Many different intestinal parasite species can co-occur in the same population. However, classic diagnostic tools can… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
The probiotic definition requires the administration of an 'adequate amount' in order to obtain a health benefit. What that… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND The fermentation of dietary fiber to various organic acids is a beneficial function provided by the microbiota in the… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Recurrent Clostridium difficile infection is difficult to treat, and failure rates for antibiotic therapy are high. We… (More)
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2008
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2008
The microbiota of an animal's intestinal tract plays important roles in the animal's overall health, productivity and well-being… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The human endogenous intestinal microflora is an essential "organ" in providing nourishment, regulating epithelial development… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) of DNA fragments generated by PCR with 16S ribosomal DNA-targeted group-specific… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Six 16S rRNA-targeted oligonucleotide probes were designed, validated, and used to quantify predominant groups of anaerobic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1949
Highly Cited
1949
Study of fat absorption in a patient requires the determination of the fat content of feces. Quantitative chemical methods… (More)
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