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What causes dark brown stools (not black)?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Variation.

Your stool color may change often partly dependent on your diet.
if your bowel habit and stools are normal, there is nothing to worry over.

In brief: Variation.

Your stool color may change often partly dependent on your diet.
if your bowel habit and stools are normal, there is nothing to worry over.
Dr. John Chiu
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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine

In brief: Normal food

digestion. The brown is a result of gastric acid and bile acids in digesting foods.

In brief: Normal food

digestion. The brown is a result of gastric acid and bile acids in digesting foods.
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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