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Presence of Bile Acids in Jaundiced Human Urine

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Cholic and chenodeoxycholic acids have been detected in the urine of a patient with biliary cirrhosis and stricture of the common bile duct by a combination of techniques, including column and thin-layer chromatography. This is supporting evidence that bile acids are present in jaundiced urine.

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