I'm curious as to why in hepatitis, pale stool and dark urine occurs?

Hepatitis. During hepatitis, jaundice occurs which is due to increased bilirubin in the blood. A by-product of bilirubin is urobilinogen which is excreted in the urine causing the dark color.

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