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I just got a picture of my bowel and it is white, not pink.

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I just got a picture of my bowel and it is white, not pink. I am waiting for an appt. at Gastro, but wanted to know what a white colored bowel meant.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I am not on any meds except asthma. I am waiting for an appointment with a gastroenterologist. but the white color concerns me.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: none daily and no allergies
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I had bariatric surgery over a year ago - the roue-y
Submitted: 28 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DR.EHTISHAM replied 28 days ago.

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Expert:  DR.EHTISHAM replied 28 days ago.

Do you mean white colored stool , right ??


Customer: replied 28 days ago.
no, white colored bowel - large intestine. should be pink
Expert:  DR.EHTISHAM replied 27 days ago.

Sorry for the delay

Can you please attach the picture of the bowel ?

What are your symptoms for which you have a sigmoido/colonoscopy ?


Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 27 days ago.


This is a different expert as the other expert has opted out. Would you like me to help you? If so, can you attach a picture that you have or did you see the white bowel on the monitor while the scope was being done?

Expert:  Dr. David replied 27 days ago.

This is Dr. David

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