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A 34-year-old male asked:

Good morning doctors. my stomach has been running for 4-5 days now. my stool is very dark in color (black) and this morning i started feeling mild burning sensation in my stomach.

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Dr. Kristen Dall-Winther
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Be seen: Black stools often indicate blood in the stool. With the burning you are having, I would worry about a stomach ulcer. Please be seen in person for further evaluation today.

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