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Please i have worry . I have black stool not everyday but some of the days and i lost 3 killos per month but i feel not bad

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

Sometimes loss of appetite not all day but fever no

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had a fever? Do you have any respiratory symptoms?

I don't have fever

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 2 months ago
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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 2 months ago

tar black stool can be a sign of blood from your upper GI system

how old are you?

do you drink alcohol? this can often cause bleeding from your stomach.

dark brown stools are not a sign of bleeding

do you have a doctor you can see who can test your stool for blood?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Im 26
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 2 months ago

do you have dark brown stools or tar black stools?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Black stool but not every day
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
some time mix with black stool and normal stool
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 2 months ago

black stools can be a sign that you are bleeding occationally from your upper stomach or esophagus area.

and the blood is getting digested through your bowel system

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