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A 29-year-old member asked:
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Really?: White poop can be from barium tests; clay colored (pale)poop can be from bile blockage. Some antacids can cause white poop. Pale yellowish (foul smel ... Read More
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Mucus with stool: Additional to dr. Heller's comments, "white poop" may reflect a coating of mucus. Patients often report to me seeing mucus as white stringy material ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Biliary obstruction: The one cause that needs to be evaluated for is biliary obstruction. You should discuss with your doctor.
A 1-year-old female asked:
Specializes in Pediatrics
Maybe nothing: If a child had a barium study then the white is the barium. It is called an acholic stool and occasionally someone may have one. If they continue to b ... Read More
57 years experience Pediatrics
White poop: White pasty poop can be caused by excessive dairy products in the diet.
A 32-year-old female asked:
21 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: If the stool is completely white or tan, this is something that should be checked out. Bring a sample in to the doctor if you can.
A 18-year-old female asked:
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Gallbladder?: Could be your gallbladder is unable to excrete bile. Get checked out asap by a good GI doctor. You may need an ultrasound or ct to image liver, gallbl ... Read More
A female asked:
19 years experience Pediatrics
Newborn stools...: Newborn stools can be various colors; however, blue and (especially) white sounds concerning. Get an appointment with her pediatrician immediately and ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello, : Hello, would call your obstetrician about this tommorrow. White bowel movements can be due to problems with the gall bladder, liver, pancrease, (pancr ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
49 years experience Pediatrics
No: Pale colored stool in children is usually a transient phenomenon. Seek medical attention if the condition persists or child develops jaundice.
A 27-year-old female asked:
53 years experience Pediatrics
DIARRHEA: As long as the stools are not liquid anymore, they are normal.
A 1-year-old female asked:
47 years experience Pediatrics
White stools: I need more informations. I s her urine darker, yellow color of skin or eyes, or change in her diet? Is there white mucus in the the stool or it is ... Read More
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