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What does it mean when my bowel movements are albino color?

What does it mean when my bowel movements are albino color?

May be serious: No big deal if this is only very occasional. But if the stool is persistently white or clay colored it could mean that you have a blockage that is stopping bile from the liver getting into the gut. You need to see a doctor. This could be from a common bile duct stone or chronic pancreatitis, but may be a symptom of pancreatic cancer. ...Read more

Intestine (Definition)

The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more


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What does it mean when your bowels are the color blue?

What does it mean when your bowels are the color blue?

It means: You had a blue slurpy from sonic! relax, no disease causes blue stools. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your bowels are a slimy green color?

What does it mean when your bowels are a slimy green color?

Green stool color: The color of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications & supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for each individual), additives (like blood), subtractions (like absent bile), infection, inflammation, & other factors. Consider what you ate in the last few days, but if greenish color is unusual for you & persists or is accompanied by other symptoms, see your doctor. ...Read more

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When your bowel movement is green color what does this mean?

When your bowel movement is green color what does this mean?

Not much.: Stool starts out green in the small bowel, and bacteria turn it brown. Rapid transit of stool through the intestines, or a change in bacterial populations, can prevent this from occurring. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your penis bleeds while having bowel movement?

What does it mean when your penis bleeds while having bowel movement?

Don't know: I've never heard of that, but if it's true you definitely need to see your physician or a urologist. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have gray stool? I have had 2-3 abnormal bowel movements in the past few days, mainly gray stool. What does that mean?

What does it mean when you have gray stool? I have had 2-3 abnormal bowel movements in the past few days, mainly gray stool. What does that mean?

Let me explain: Light-colored, white or clay-colored, this may indicate a bile duct obstruction. Certain medications, such as large doses of Bismuth Subsalicylate (kaopectate, pepto-bismol) and other anti-diarrheal drugs. ...Read more

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What does it mean when stool is loose and bright yellow?

What does it mean when stool is loose and bright yellow?

Nothing: Yellow reflects bile in stool, can be green or brown. If loose all the time then something not right. ...Read more

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What's it mean when your bowel movement is bright green?

What's it mean when your bowel movement is bright green?

Rapid Transit: Bright green stool can be caused by many things but most of the time is due to the rapid movement of stool through the colon. The color of stool changes from green (bile) to yellow-brown as it passes through the colon. Any factor which leads to an increase passage of stools through the colon can prevent the change of coloring, hence the green stool. Ex: diarrhea after taking antibiotics. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your stool is very light in color?

What does it mean when your stool is very light in color?

Let explain: Light-colored, white or clay-colored.A lack of bile in stool. This may indicate a bile duct obstruction. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when your penis bleeds during bowel movement?

Depends: First, this is never "normal" and should be evaluated by a urologist. A common cause would be prostatic variceal bleeding caused by straining associated with bowel movement. Get checked. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your poop is tan and brown?

What does it mean when your poop is tan and brown?

Likely: Eating anything could affect the color and character of your stools. Tan and brown stool by far is the normal color, due to normal degradation of bilirubin in the digestive tract. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your feces is black in color like tar?

What does it mean when your feces is black in color like tar?

USUALLY BAD: Typical means that you are bleeding some where like a stomach ulcer. Also iron can cause the stool to be black or tarry and maybe other foods. But if you are not on iron then maybe need to check about the ulcer. ...Read more

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What does it mean when someone's eyes constantly change color?

What does it mean when someone's eyes constantly change color?

Eye color change : Send a photo as this is not normal. How old is patient? Could be an underlying iron deposition disease or arcus senilus from high cholesterol. We can run some blood tests to see if serious. Consult with us to help solve this issue. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my stool is black and watery?

What does it mean when my stool is black and watery?

See details: Black stools can be the result of GI bleeding. This issue needs to be evaluated asap. See your doctor. If you do not have one, go to the er. ...Read more

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What does it mean when theres blood in your stool?

What does it mean when theres blood in your stool?

Depends: This can be very serious - colon cancer can present with bleeding. It may also be simple such as hemorrhoids due to straining with bowel movements. You really need to see a physician. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your poop is like a dark tar color?

What does it mean when your poop is like a dark tar color?

Depends: Most commonly, you had too much coffee or red wine. But it can also be a sign of internal bleeding. So if the stool is still dark, you need to get checked. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my anus is bleeding during bowel movement?

What does it mean if my anus is bleeding during bowel movement?

Hemorrhoids&others: Bleeding from the rectum during bowel movement can be from hemorrhoids as this the most common cause of bleeding from anus. The other causes are anal fissure rectal and colonic polyps cancer of colon or rectum diverticuar condition if you have fresh blood in stool you need a colonoscopy. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a black string in bowel movements?

What does it mean to have a black string in bowel movements?

Black stool: Black pigment in bowel movements can be due to iron preparations(in some vitamins), blood leaking from the upper gastrointestinal tract, peptobismol,rarely intake of some substance like licorice. If it persists your Physician can test a stool sample in the office to check for upper gi blood loss. ...Read more

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