hydrobilirubin
Stercobilin Ster`co*bi"lin, n. [L. stercus dung + E. bilin.] (Physiol. Chem.) A coloring matter found in the f[ae]ces, a product of the alteration of the bile pigments in the intestinal canal, -- identical with {hydrobilirubin}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hydrobilirubin — Hy dro*bil i*ru bin, n. [Hydro , 2 + bilirubin.] (Physiol. Chem.) A body formed from bilirubin, identical with urobilin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hydrobilirubin — A dark brown red pigment that may be formed when bilirubin is reduced …   Medical dictionary

  • Stercobilin — Ster co*bi lin, n. [L. stercus dung + E. bilin.] (Physiol. Chem.) A coloring matter found in the f[ae]ces, a product of the alteration of the bile pigments in the intestinal canal, identical with {hydrobilirubin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Urobilin — U ro*bi lin, n. [1st uro + bile + in.] (Physiol. Chem.) A yellow pigment identical with hydrobilirubin, abundant in the highly colored urine of fever, and also present in normal urine. See {Urochrome}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Exkremente — (lat., »Auswurfstoffe«, Kot, Faeces) die Stoffe, die der lebende Körper durch den Aster entfernt, und die in der Hauptmasse aus unverdauten, mehr oder weniger veränderten Resten der Nahrung bestehen. Außerdem sind ihnen Schleim, zerfallene… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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