every morning i have a painful stomach ache that wakes me up to go use the restroom and i poop black liquid, what could be wrong?
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Cardiology 21 years experience
Go in now for eval.: Black liquid feces is not normal. In the setting of significant abdominal distress, this needs to be evaluated. Could be bleeding somewhere in the gastrointestinal tract. There are also other potential reasons, but this should be evaluated on a prompt basis.
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Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
See your doctor : What you described warrants assessment, see your doctor or a gastroenterologist, good luck
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Last updated Oct 19, 2017
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