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My son has been sick with a cough and runny nose for five days. His poop is watery black tar he is very whiney, this had been going on for 5 days. Should i take him to the hospital?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
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Dr. Michael Falk
Pediatrics

In brief: Black

Black tarry stools are a sign of internal bleeding.
You should seek medical care for your son immediately.

In brief: Black

Black tarry stools are a sign of internal bleeding.
You should seek medical care for your son immediately.
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