Dr. Andres Gelrud of the Miami Cancer Institute explains steatorrhea, a type of change in bowel movements and how you can recognize it at home. With colleague Chris Forsmark, MD, of the University of Florida, Dr. Gelrud explains what having this type of bowel movement means for your nutrition status and general health.
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