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stool color.... was posted 10/28/2013 05:15 pm by Anonymous
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You should look for the stools to be more pale than normal. Bile is green when it empties into your intestines. As it starts to do its job in helping you digest fats, it turns brown. That why your stools tend to be brown if your digestive system is working normally.

If our bile duct is blocked, your stools don't have the coloring of the bile so they are more pale... closer to the color white. In addition, this is why your stools might float: fat floats in water. The fat content of the stool is higher since the bile is not present to help your digestive system break down the fat.

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