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Jaundice Pale Stools
What do mucus look like in stools ? Stools i made a bowel movement one day i'm not sure what i saw but stools look a pale green . No jaundice
Jaundice is the accumulation in the body of bilirubin. Normally it is excreted by the liver, via the bile. For a lot of different reasons, sometimes the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more
What could cause these symptoms:
pale stool, yellow skin, flank pain, acid in mouth, and more urination than usual?
Jaundice?: Pale stool, yellow skin, & dark-colored urination suggests biliary obstruction--due perhaps to a gallstone in bile duct &/or from pancreatic inflammation. Consider significant liver disease (viral, familial, medication or alcohol-related, budd-chiari etc). Regardless of cause, please don't wait longer to get now a formal physical exam, appropriate lab studies, & if necessary medication or surgery. ...Read more
56 years old male, pale yellow stool for 1 wk, bloating after food, doll ache in the right in the area below ribs. Taking xanax (alprazolam). No jaundice. Cancer?
Duct Blockage: Gallstones can cause pale stools and jaundice when they block ducts leading from the gallbladder and liver to the small intestine. Bile is largely responsible for the brown color of feces. Bile duct obstruction prevents bile from entering the small intestine. When the duct from the liver are blocked, bilirubin can't be secreted so it backs up into the blood stream leading to jaundice. ...Read more
If someone has been an alcoholic for 28 years, and their eyes are pale yellow, could this be jaundice?
Discomfort near the liver and gall bladder area, pale eyes and thick white acidic tongue what is it? Had a history of jaundice and acidity
See a doctor: These symptoms sound too complex for this forum. You should see a doctor asap for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
Chronic generalised itchy skin , weight loss , Lumps under arms , Swollen stomach , Pale or jaundice , Chronic sweats?
See a Dr. in person: You definitely sound like you need to have an in-person visit with your physician for a physical and lab tests. Don't put it off, do it today. ...Read more
I have had upper right abdominal quadrant tenderness on pressure for the past 50 years pale stool sometimes,no jaundice. Cancer or gall stones?Thanks
Hi, i'm 20 years old. I have yellow skin but white conjunctiva, i don't eat that much carrots! what could be the cause of this pallor?
Beta Carotene??: People on high dose vitamin supplements can get too much beta carotene that can give a yellow orange skin discolorations. Certainly if you are asian or a person of "color" this may be your normal pigmentary pattern. If any doubts i would see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer