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I was diagnose last year with prostate cancer and had seed

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I was diagnose last year with prostate cancer and had seed implants, it will be a year next month but i have notice in the last two days my bowls have been kind of dark like green maybe blac in color
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: I get check ups but my next check up is next month for blood test
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: i am hiv positive
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

dark green stools are 100% normal

tar black stools can be a sign of bleeding from your stomach or esophagus, possibly from a stomach ulcer or esophageal bleeding.

do you have any reasons to have stomach or esophagus bleeding

you can see your doctor to get stool occult blood tests to check your stools for blood.