stercobilinogen


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stercobilinogen

 [ster´ko-bi-lin´o-jen]
a bilirubin metabolite and precursor of stercobilin, formed by reduction of urobilinogen.

stercobilinogen

/ster·co·bi·lin·o·gen/ (-bi-lin´o-jen) a bilirubin metabolite and precursor of stercobilin, formed by reduction of urobilinogen.

stercobilinogen

(stĕr″kō-bī-lĭn′ō-jĕn)
A colorless substance derived from urobilinogen. It is present in the feces and turns brown on oxidation.

stercobilinogen

a bilirubin metabolite and precursor of stercobilin, formed by reduction of urobilinogen.
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