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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Liver bile: It doesn't, but if obstructed in the main duct your stool becomes harder and clay colored and this is a serious sign that reuires immediate medical at ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Bile: It may be the result of a liver disease such as hepatitis or cirrhosis or an obstruction lower in the ducts. In that case one treats the underlying pa ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Miller
40 years experience in Pathology
Bile synthesis: Bile is made by the liver and stored in the galllbladder for later release during digestion. Any obstruction to bile outflow can cause bile to accumu ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience in Cardiology
It can be: Yes -- they have been used for bile acid dumping syndrome and chronic diarrhea.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
It doesn't : Liver does not produce alkaline phosphatase. Instead it is elevated in conditions where inflammation / injury to te liver or bike ducts are occurring.
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A member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Maybe: Several vitamins or minerals or herbals included in "supplements" can be dangerous at high doses. Please discuss your supplement use with your doctor ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. David LaMond
19 years experience in Bariatrics
Probably not: Net gram loads of crabs in excess of 180 grams per day or less will begin to accumulate triglycerides (excess sugars) in the liver and eventually over ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
No: These are not related.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: High liver enzymes are always a concern. They indicate a inflammatory process occurring which can be viral infection, chemical irritation ie alcohol ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Rayson
28 years experience in Pathology
Bleeding: Billy in the blood can be a result of breakdown of red blood cells from. Hemolysis or trauma. It can also be a result of gallbladder disease such as a ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience in Urology
Many things: Liver toxic drugs, viral or bacterial infections, liver or other cancers, blockages of the bile ducts, autoimmune diseases, heart/lung failure, and ot ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Eating liver: Liver can contain significant amounts of cholesterol and because it is an organ that filters toxins - that is also a concern. But liver is also high i ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience in Radiology
Possibly: Ingestion of large amounts of unfermented soy can encourage the formation of oxalate stones. See: http://articles.Mercola.Com/sites/articles/archi ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
33 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
No: Can cause other problems but not kidney failure.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Fuehrer
9 years experience in Emergency Medicine
It depends: It depends on which hormone we are discussing. Effects ranging from gigantism/dwarfism, to inability to get pregnant are possibilities. So, it is dif ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Not overproducing: Hi. When your pancreatic enzymes (amylase and lipase) are high in your blood, it's NOT from the pancreas overproducing them, it's from pancreatic infl ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
28 years experience in Pathology
Yes.: In some instances, a person may produce too many red blood cells. An example of a disease like this is polycythema vera. This is an abnormal bone ma ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Belching: Belching is caused by gas production and indigestion, fatty foods can cause this in some people.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramsay Kuo
25 years experience in Urology
2 grams daily: A study at UT Southwestern found that ingestion of 2 grams of vitamin C daily resulted in a statistically higher urinary oxalate concentration than in ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
It wouldn't and no.: Bile is the product of liver cells, is stored in the gallbladder and is released into the duoenum downstream from the stomach. Bodies do not produce ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience in Radiology
Yes, IF...: If you are prone to calcium oxalate kidney stone formation, peanut butter was one of the high oxalate foods to moderate or avoid along with beans, bee ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Patterson
48 years experience in Psychiatry
Intestinal Damage: I don't think so but it can damage them and interfere with functioning. I would be much more concerned about the lining of the mouth, esophagus and st ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
Relatively low %: With the exception of the histologic features found on liver biopsy, no clinical or laboratory features can predict progression of NASH (non-alcoholic ... Read More
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