stercobilin


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stercobilin

 [ster″ko-bi´lin]
a bile pigment derivative formed by air oxidation of stercobilinogen; it is a brown-orange-red pigmentation contributing to the color of feces and urine.
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ster·co·bi·lin

(ster'kō-bī'lin, -bil'in),
A brown degradation product of hemoglobin, present in feces.
See also: bilirubinoid.
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ster·co·bi·lin

(stĕr'kō-bī'lin)
A brown degradation product of hemoglobin, present in the feces.
See also: bilirubinoids
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012