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I would like to know about white stolls, like milk what it would might be, something to worry, and that was 2 times already.


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replied April 2nd, 2007
Bile Duct Disorders Answer A2519
A billiary obstruction can cause white feces. A stool’s color originates from the billiary pigment, or bilirubin, that is excreted through bile into the intestines. Bilirubin turns into biliverdin and sterkobillin that give stool its typical color. An obstruction of the bile duct (choledocus) may be caused by a bile-stone or some type of tumor. Laboratory analyses (direct bilirubin), an ultrasound scan, a CT-scan, an intravenous cholangiography and an endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreaticography (ERCP) are diagnostic tools that will provide you with more information about the cause of the white stool, or "aholia". You can consult an internist for more details.
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