A 23-year-old male asked:
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i have been having black spots in my stool for 3 months. the stool colour is brown, with some black spots. should i be worried? no family history

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Stool: What is your diet like? Are you a smoker? Tobacco user? Consult with us to determine if you need further evaluation.
Answered on Jul 31, 2017

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