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201 Possible Causes for Alkaline Phosphatase Increased, Clay-Colored Stool

  • Cholelithiasis

    Clay-colored stools. Nausea and vomiting. Tests to Diagnose Cholelithiasis Ultrasound of the abdomen. CT scan of the abdomen.[epainassist.com] Patients with increased CBD dilatation more than 5 mm showed statistically significant increases in alkaline phosphatase and gamma-glutamyltransferase.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Steatorrhea, dark amber urine, constipation, jaundice, clay colored stools, pruritus (itchy) Lab values WBC count elevated (leukocytosis) normal is 5-10K, liver function studies[quizlet.com]

  • Choledocholithiasis

    Clay-colored stool – the characteristic brownish color of the stool is given to it by the bile.[ahealthgroup.com] Pathophysiology [ edit ] This obstruction may lead to jaundice, elevation in alkaline phosphatase, increase in conjugated bilirubin in the blood and increase in cholesterol[en.wikipedia.org] This obstruction may lead to jaundice, elevation in alkaline phosphatase, increase in conjugated bilirubin in the blood and increase in cholesterol in the blood.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Obstructive Jaundice

    Table 2 Clinical presentation of obstructive jaundice Jaundice 48(41.4%) 68(58.6%) 116(100%) Clay colored stool 42(36.2%) 62(53.4%) 104(89.6%) Pruritis 40(34.5%) 50(43.1%)[bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com] LFTs : Alkaline phosphatase: considerably increased with either extrahepatic or intrahepatic biliary disease.[patient.info] Tests not found to be useful in differentiation are cholesterol esterase, alkaline phosphatase and prothrombin time.[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Cholestasis

    Jaundice and Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP) The increased build-up of bilirubin leads to jaundice, dark colored urine and pale white clay colored stool.[news-medical.net] In most PBC patients (95%), the level of bone-specific alkaline phosphatase was above the normal range, indicating increased bone formation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] of bile is blocked, it can cause a variety of symptoms, such as: Itchy skin Pain in the upper right quadrant of the abdomen Inability to digest certain foods Dark urine Clay-colored[tgh.org]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    You may feel: Sharp, cramping, or dull pain Steady pain Pain that spreads to your back or below your right shoulder blade Other symptoms that may occur include: Clay-colored[medlineplus.gov] […] than in non-AIDS patients, (2) problems with oral ingestion (3), right upper abdominal pain, (4) a marked increase in alkaline phosphatase and a mild increase in serum bilirubin[doi.org] […] of Acute Cholecystitis include: Fever Sharp cramping or dull pain over the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, which may sometimes spread to the back Nausea and vomiting Clay-colored[dovemed.com]

  • Ascending Cholangitis

    Other symptoms include fever, chills, clay-colored stools, vomiting and nausea, dark urine, and skin yellowing (jaundice).[diethealthclub.com] […] bilirubin increased alkaline phosphatase and glutamyltransferase.[medbullets.com] Dark urine and clay-colored stools. Nausea and vomiting. Yellowing of the skin (jaundice), which may come and go. Quick diagnosis and treatment are very important.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Viral Hepatitis

    […] common symptoms of hepatitis include: Dark urine (hepatitis A, B, C) Stomach pain (hepatitis B, C) Yellow skin or eye whites, called jaundice (hepatitis A, B, C) Pale or clay-colored[my.clevelandclinic.org] Hepatosplenomegaly and laboratory evidence of mild to moderate hepatic dysfunction are the predominant features, with increased aminotransferases and alkaline phosphatase[doi.org] Characteristic of viral hepatitis are anorexia, malaise, headache, pain over the liver, fever, jaundice, clay-colored stools, dark urine, nausea and vomiting, and diarrhea[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    Symptoms may include: Pain in the upper right part of your belly (abdomen) Fever Chills Yellowing of the skin and eyes (jaundice) Nausea and vomiting Clay-colored stools Dark[hopkinsmedicine.org] Liver function tests are usually abnormal (increased serum alkaline phosphatase (ALP) most commonly) and the bilirubin level can be raised with biliary obstruction.[royalfree.nhs.uk] Serum alkaline phosphatase levels tend to increase 3-5 times than normal.[symptoma.com]

  • Liver Failure

    Clay-colored stools Weight loss and muscle wasting Tendency to bruise and bleed easily Ascites (fluid in the abdomen) Night blindness Decreased energy and fatigue Mental[emoryhealthcare.org] Screening and detection tests include: Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) – an enzyme found mainly in the liver; best test to detect hepatitis Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) – an[labtestsonline.org] Redness on the palms of the hands In men, impotence, shrinking of the testicles, and breast swelling Easy bruising and abnormal bleeding Confusion or problems thinking Pale or clay-colored[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Neonatal Hepatitis

    The younger brother developed jaundice and clay-colored stools at the age of 1 month.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Serum alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase showed moderate elevations (110 IU/l and 61.5 IU/l, respectively), as well as the alkaline phosphatase which[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Liver-function tests were also markedly deranged at this time, with maximum values for serum alanine transferase, bilirubin, alkaline phosphatase, and ammonia concentration[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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