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yesterday i had almost a whole bag of cherries . today my stool is black is this normal ?

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Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Normal: Black stools caused by black foods- cherries,iron supplement. Black stools with abdominal pain,vomiting & diarhoea indicate bleeding from upper gastro intestinal tract. Urine can be colored also- beeturia etc
Answered on Aug 9, 2020
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