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Can your pancreas be the reason if you drink red wine.. you have black stools
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Dr. Laura Anissiananswered
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Black stools: Black stools are usually an indication that you are bleeding from higher up in the gastrointestinal tract. This meaning you may have an small bleeding ulcer. Some foods cause dark stools too. Might be wise to have a blood count done as well as check your stools for blood.
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