A 61-year-old male asked:
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there are some dark brown almost black, hard as a rock (pebble like) small pieces in my stool for a month. what is my problem please?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Diverticulosis: Ask your physician on your next visit whether it is worth 'scoping you to look for diverticular disease. It is not especially treatable. The diverticula catch stool, and it hardens in the pouches until it escapes.
Answered on Jan 31, 2020
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