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Should i see the doctor if it hurts to poop and my stool is pitch black and smells horrible?

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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Get checked as soon as possible.

In brief: Yes

Get checked as soon as possible.
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes.

Black and tarry stool with a foul smell is a medical code word for digested blood.
If you are having pain and blood in stools you need an evaluation.

In brief: Yes.

Black and tarry stool with a foul smell is a medical code word for digested blood.
If you are having pain and blood in stools you need an evaluation.
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