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What can cause "tarry" stool?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: Concerning

Assuming you are not taking any meds with bismuth, tarry stool is often an indicator of bleeding from the intestinal tract and should be thoroughly and promptly evaluated by a gastroenterologist.
Do not delay!

In brief: Concerning

Assuming you are not taking any meds with bismuth, tarry stool is often an indicator of bleeding from the intestinal tract and should be thoroughly and promptly evaluated by a gastroenterologist.
Do not delay!
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