Why does my child have clay white stool?

Answer White, clay-colored or pale stools typically indicate problems in the biliary system, which creates, stores and transports the digestive fluid called bile. Biliary problems have a number of potenti... Read More »

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What does a white colored stool mean?

White-colored bowel movements indicate that your body lacks bile and that you need medical attention. Stored in the gallbladder, bile turns fat into fatty acid. White stool means that you have a se... Read More »

What does white or pale stool mean?

The color of stools is often influenced by the body's production of bile, the substance that helps rid the body of waste through digestion. Bile is produced in the liver, stored in the gallbladder ... Read More »

Why would a 2 year old girl have creamy white colored stool with light greenish tinge?

It could be an indication of Liver infections, such as hepatitis Biliary cirrhosis Gallstones Anatomic abnormalities of the intestines or bile ducts present at birth (congenital) Inborn errors of ... Read More »

What causes clay like stool in babies?