Pale stool Overview

Pale or light colored stool can be a symptom of various disorders of the biliary system. The stool may appear very pale, or as light yellow stool or light brown stool.

Causes include pancreatic disorders, gall bladder disease, and liver disorders. A patient with pale stool from biliary disease will often also have other symptoms such as jaundice and darkened urine.

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