A 23-year-old female asked:
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if a gadolinium contrast is excreted in bile and i have constipation issues does that mean that my body didn't get rid of it?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: Once in the feces, it's gotten rid-of, however long it takes to pass.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013

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