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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Er recommended: The combination of severe abdominal pain and vomiting should be evaluated in the hospital emergency room. Black stool, unless due to taking peptobism ... Read More
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Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Go to ER: You could be bleeding inside. Melena refers to black tarry feces associated with GI hemorrhage.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Have someone: Drive you the er now. You likely have gastrointestinal bleeding.
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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Health care: T sounds like you are already being monitored for this disputation given you know you are not anemic. But, the black stool worries me. I would page yo ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Go to the ER: You need to be seen by your doctor as soon as possible. If you were my family member, I would have you seen emergently for your symptoms. You most li ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Vomiting: Wretching for so long may have caused breaks of small gastric blood vessels finally causing black stools. If they continue see a gastroenterologist.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Black stool can: be caused by blood, or intake of iron, charcoal, or bismuth compounds. If you are also having abdominal symptoms, you should see a doctor to determin ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
16 years experience Neurology
Maybe: Black stools can happen with Pepto Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate).
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
What would you like: Your question is not clear. Please tell us what would you like to know now? Have you been going to your doctor regularly? He/she should be able to gu ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerson marius Kolbe
Specializes in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine
Melena: Black stools is a sign of upper gastro-intestinal bleeding called melena. Naproxen is known to be a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which is pron ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Go to the Hospital: Please sign off of the internet and get yourself to your doctors or the nearest emergency room now. This is an emergency.
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