Separate hard lumps, like nuts (hard to pass) Sausage-shaped, but lumpy Like a sausage but with cracks on its surface Like a sausage or snake, smooth and soft Soft blobs with clear cut edges (passed easily) Fluffy pieces with ragged edges, a mushy stool Watery, no solid pieces.
Type six. These stools are soft, fluffy and mushy with ragged edges. Type seven. If you have a type seven stool, it will be almost entirely liquid with no solid pieces. What does healthy poop look like? Type four is the easiest stool to pass and demonstrative of a healthy colon. Stools should glide out smoothly and cause no discomfort.
Represents a combination of Type 1 stools impacted into a single mass and lumped together by fiber components and some bacteria. Typical for organic constipation. The diameter is 3 to 4 cm (1.2–1.6”). This type is the most destructive by far because its size is near or exceeds the maximum opening of the anal canal‘s aperture (3.5 cm).