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Black tarry stool?
Jul 31, 2005
... Black, tarry stool indicates stool that is sticky, and black. It can be formed , or in diarrhea form. ... (11 replies)
... or more like black coffee granules. ... (6 replies)
... thanks for the help guys, i went to my doctors last week and he didn't seem to concerned and prescribed an occult test for my stool so i have been doing that for the last three days and sent that in, now waiting results. ... (7 replies)

... I have had tarry stools, and muscus in my stools and it was NOT cancer. I ate fat free stuff and that changed the looks of my stool and made me sick. I had to go back to my regular diet and cut out most of the dairy products that I ate. ... (7 replies)
... ple move and had not noticed any thing abnormal about my stool until this morning when i woke up and had an unussualy large bm with much more black stuff, it was tarry this time, not hard and checking the rest of the stool it also seemed to have some weird texture about it sort of mushroomy if that helps, it still broke apart. ... (7 replies)
Black tarry stools
Aug 19, 2011
... what does black tarry stool look like? ... (0 replies)
Black tarry stool?
Oct 26, 2008
... It can be loose or formed, it is as black as coal and tarry means sticky (2 replies)
Please help!!!!
Mar 21, 2006
... You have to be careful with eating TOO much fiber, it's not good for stool to sit in your colon for long periods of time, and too much fiber in your diet can cause constipation, etc. ... (2 replies)
Black tarry stool?
Jul 30, 2005
... When the drs say black tarry stool do they mean loose or can it be formed? ... (11 replies)
... ould be too, especially given his history. But I do agree that was probably a physician blunder overdosing him on Naprosyn, which caused bleeding higher up, and black tarry stools down below. ... (11 replies)
... decided to take a laxative and about 12 hours later I had a bowel movement. The bowel movement seemed normal until I wiped... I seen A LOT of blood... It was not black or tarry but there was a lot of it on the toilet paper and it was bright red. ... (1 replies)
... What do you know about dark ish stool. See I like had a bunch of Oreos and today I passed a stool that was like really dark brown not black or tarry or foul smelling. It was dark and easy to pass but it felt a little weird passing it but it was normal. Whatdo you think? ... (26 replies)
Black tarry stool?
Oct 30, 2008
... congrats on them finding no polyps, but hemms suck big time, im only 19 and i have a minor case of them, they never bother me though, the bleeding is probably from the hemms, the itching happens when tiny flecks of feces gets stuck in the tears in the hemms, ive been having stomach troubles myself, i go to the doc on nov 6, i hope all goes well, keep me in your prayers and i... (2 replies)
Black tarry stool?
Oct 27, 2008
... Sunny, the funny thing about this thread{not funny at alll} is since then I am 3 yrs older and have gone for yet another colonoscopy, my 3rd in 8 yrs! No more polyps were found this time, just hemoroids{which I am suspect about} as I have lost 25 lbs and gone from a size 12-size 8 in a yrs time without trying. I am also having some kind of breast issue so it could be this?... (2 replies)
... Before I make an appointment with a doctor I would like to possibly get a little heads up so I dont faint in the office. I think I might have colon cancer or something. Here are my symptoms- - Waking up with some abdominal pain followed by diarrhea or constipation, pain is immidiately relieved once i have the BM. - Yesterday and today I have had some bright red blood... (16 replies)
... Black or tarry blood in the stool is caused by it being partially digested in the colon. This usually means that the source of the blood is high up in the colon, ie. the ascending colon. ... (8 replies)
... age 50. I have also had my iron level checked and it was normal. My stool never looks tarry or black, it just looks like there is some blood in the water and on the toilet paper. ... (3 replies)
Black tarry stool?
Aug 28, 2005
... Bhuneke: Good luck with the prep... make sure you drink plenty of fluid in between. The prep is the worst part... keep that in mind. Please let us know how it turns out. We wish you the best of luck!!! Regards, CancerDad (11 replies)
Black tarry stool?
Aug 27, 2005
... Just an update. I am going in for my colonoscopy on Tuesday! I dread the prep the worst and the fact that my dr is young. Kind of puts me at a disadvantage to have to sit across from him later for the results. He signed me up for a clinical study of his and I had to do blood tests . I get those results back later. I am having an endoscopic also looking for reasons for my... (11 replies)
Black tarry stool?
Aug 11, 2005
... Hi , I got my colonoscopy scheduled for Aug 30th, after I get out of the hospital for my Video EEG and I am having a PET scan of my brain before that next week. My daughter had her renal lasix today. At first her kidney wouldn't drain , but when they put the lasix{diuretic} in it finally drained. Her hydroneprosis{enlargement} is still there so we wait til the 25th to see... (11 replies)


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