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72 Possible Causes for Clay-Colored Stool, Direct Bilirubin Increased

  • Biliary Atresia

    Hepatomegaly Splenomegaly Weight loss Irritability Infant passes clay colored stools because of absence of bile or bilirubin.[symptoma.com] We evaluated the clinical impact and cost of reflex testing in infants with increased direct bilirubin ( 1.5 mg/dL; 25 μmol/L).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Because of an increasing direct bilirubin level and the absence of bile excretion, a laparotomy was performed at the age of 29 days.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Intrahepatic 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] Up to 60% of patients will have elevated transaminases and 20% of patients will have increased direct bilirubin levels.[smfm.org] […] and other penicillins Anabolic steroids Birth control pills Chlorpromazine Cimetidine Estradiol Imipramine Prochlorperazine Terbinafine Tolbutamide Symptoms may include: Clay-colored[medlineplus.gov]

  • 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] Up to 60% of patients will have elevated transaminases and 20% of patients will have increased direct bilirubin levels.[smfm.org] […] 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]

  • Neonatal Hepatitis

    The younger brother developed jaundice and clay-colored stools at the age of 1 month.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, bilirubin again increased to 13.2 mg/dl at 5 months of age in spite of HSV IgG.[mjdrdypu.org] These included persistence of clay-colored stool, presence of splenomegaly, ascites or anemia, high peak total and direct bilirubin, low nadir albumin levels, diffuse giant[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] These findings translated to tests of upscaled adsorbents in a dynamic model for liver failure: upscaled Hepalbin adsorbent removes bile acids, direct bilirubin and indirect[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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[medlineplus.gov]

  • Extrahepatic Cholestasis

    (acholic ) stool Darkening of urine Pruritus Fat malabsorption ( steatorrhea , weight loss) References: [10] [8] [11] [12] Diagnostics Imaging Ultrasound high specificity[amboss.com] An increase in urinary bilirubin is nearly always indicative of a corresponding increase in the serum direct fraction attributable to intrahepatic or extrahepatic cholestasis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Clay-colored stools 2. Bilirubin in urine 14. Cholestasis: Specific Examples1. Intrahepatic cholestasis due to decreased bile formation: Sepsis Estrogens2.[slideshare.net]

  • Choledocholithiasis

    Clay-colored stool – the characteristic brownish color of the stool is given to it by the bile.[ahealthgroup.com] Still, the most statistically significant and useful predictor found in our study was a ratio of direct bilirubin to total bilirubin greater than 30%.[scielo.org.co] Fever Jaundice, or yellowing of skin and whites of the eyes Loss of appetite Nausea and vomiting Clay-colored stools Blockage and infection caused by stones in the biliary[wexnermedical.osu.edu]

  • 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] In the uncomplicated cholecystitis, usually there are no increase of serum total and direct bilirubin and alkaline phosphatase (cholestasis indexes).[intechopen.com] […] 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]

  • Choledochal Cyst

    Soft mass that can be felt in the upper-right belly Pale or clay-colored stools (feces) Fever, if they have an infection (cholangitis) If they have an inflamed pancreas (pancreatitis[seattlechildrens.org] For last two months, she also had pruritus with passage of clay colored stools.[ijcasereportsandimages.com] Babies or children with a choledochal cyst may have these symptoms: Yellow color to the eyes and skin (jaundice) Pain in the upper-right belly (upper-right-quadrant pain)[seattlechildrens.org]

  • 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] 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] stool (hepatitis A, C) Low-grade fever (hepatitis A, B, C) Loss of appetite (hepatitis A, B, C) Fatigue (hepatitis A, B, C) Feeling sick to your stomach (hepatitis A, B,[my.clevelandclinic.org]

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