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Clay coloured stools

Clay coloured stools: Introduction

Clay coloured stools: medium to dark tan color stools. See detailed information below for a list of 31 causes of Clay coloured stools, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Clay coloured stools:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Clay coloured stools. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Clay coloured stools: Symptom Checker

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Clay coloured stools: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Clay coloured stools

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Clay coloured stools: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Clay coloured stools

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut. more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect). more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac disease). A variety of other more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, or GERD. more »

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Clay coloured stools: Related Rare Diseases

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Clay coloured stools: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Clay coloured stools

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How Common are these Causes of Clay coloured stools?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Clay coloured stools. Of the 31 causes of Clay coloured stools that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 11 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 19 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Clay coloured stools:

The following list of conditions have 'Clay coloured stools' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Clay coloured stools Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Clay coloured stools based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Clay coloured stools:

    Medical Conditions associated with Clay coloured stools:

    Stool symptoms (2508 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Bowel problems (2509 causes), Bowel movements (2383 causes)

    Symptoms related to Clay coloured stools:

    Alcoholic hepatitis, Gallstones (43 causes), Biliary cirrhosis, Hepatitis (42 causes), Infection (1293 causes), Birth defects (398 causes), Strictures

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