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A 24-year-old female asked:

White/pale feces for a week? had liver blood tests prior from concerns from doctors all negative results i researched pale feces it said liver, why?

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Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
Anesthesiology 41 years experience
Blocked biliary tree: The brown color of stool comes from the bilirubin and bile that comes from the liver. No bile, no color... Means something is going on in the biliary tree. You need to see your doctor asap.

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