Overview of Bile Salts
What is Bile Salts?
Preparation for Bile Salts
- No special preparation required
Why Get Tested for Bile Salts?
Bile salts are tested in case symptoms of jaundice appear. These include yellowing of the skin, under nails, whites of the eyes, pale stool and dark colored urine, combined with intense itching.
What Results of Bile Salts mean?
Normal result of bile salt test is <10 micromolar/L. Higher result indicates positive in case of obstructive jaundice or liver disease with jaundice like condition.