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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gardner
24 years experience Family Medicine
Pale stools: Pale stools can come from different sources. Usually it is due to poor fat absorption, indicationg a problem with the liver or gall bladder. Sometim ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Unlikely: Pale stool usually comes from a lack of bile production. If you are having this regularly, i would seek out the help of a gastroenterologist.
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
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Floating stools: The two most common causes of floating stools are excess gas and malabsorption, or poor absorption, of nutrients. Certain foods can cause gas in your ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James DuRant
11 years experience Pediatrics
Color doesn't matter: Color is not important in stool. It can vary depending on what you eat. If you are concerned that there may be blood in the stool then go to your do ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Stool texture: Te difference in stool color is due to the food you eat. The light colored stool may be due to dairy products, the darker color to meat products.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not abnormal: You may visit this site for information on this topic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/green-stool/basics/definition/SYM-20050708
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Pale stools: Have clay / pale colored stools checked out. This can occur when the liver does not produce enough bile or when bile is blocked from leaving the live ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Pale stool: Have clay / pale colored stools checked out. This can occur when the liver does not produce enough bile or when bile is blocked from leaving the live ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. EMILIA MATOS
44 years experience General Practice
Bile: Abcense of bile.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Pale bulky stools: Pale bulky stools are due to steatorrhoea, or called malabsorption syndrome.It is due to failure to absorp nutrients from gastro intestinal tract.Ther ... Read More
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