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... later it is still sore, i think i notice it more with the more food i eat, my bowl movements have been considerably larger than normal also i havent noticed any black tarry substances since but i have noticed some black flecks maybe a centimeter piece or two or sort of small peppery flecks. ... (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. ... (7 replies)
Black tarry stools
Aug 19, 2011
... what does black tarry stool look like? ... (0 replies)

... what do black tarry stools look like (0 replies)
First Colonoscopy
Sep 12, 2007
... ven asking. She didn't do a rectal exam. She didn't look "back there" at all. Not sure if that's the norm or not...... She did ask me if I had had any black, tarry looking stools, and I told her no. ... (1 replies)
... or more like black coffee granules. ... (6 replies)
... These stools seem to be a dark brown in color though definitely NOT "black, tarry, and foul smelling. ... (16 replies)
... As for her condition, obviously if she is having black, tarry stools, then she is DEFINITELY having bleeding up higher and requires an upper endoscopy to determine the cause of the bleeding. ... (16 replies)
Please help!!!!
Mar 21, 2006
... P.S. Bright red blood usually indicates bleeding near the rectum, dark red blood means it is more into the colon, and black stool or tarry stools indicate a bleed in the large intestine. ... (2 replies)
... him what has been happening lately. Explain, when, how much, how long and about the black tarry stools now. That probably is also blood! Just keep them up to date. They may want to move it up. You do not want to bleed too much, no matter what the problems is! ... (7 replies)
... The bleeding finally stopped for me, but now I have those black, black tarry stools. First they are forming, and then they are loose black goo. My son is stationed in Great Lakes IL and wants me and hubby to visit him Labor Day weekend. ... (7 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)
Very scared!
Dec 5, 2004
... errified. I'm scheduled for upper and lower scopes Tuesday morning. I've had one incidence of dark red blood on top of my stool, and at least two incidences of black tarry stools that smell almost chemical. All this in the last 3 months. Also have had very narrow stools for years and mild abdominal pain for years. ... (3 replies)
... hing. I'm scheduled for upper and lower scopes Tuesday morning. I'm absolutely terrified! I have dark red blood coming from somewhere in my colon, I also have black tarry stools that smell almost chemical that's coming from my upper GI. Also, have swollen neck glands and throat lumps. ... (10 replies)
Colon cancer
Oct 15, 2003
... was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in March of this year. I have had a thyroidectomy and all is well with that. But lately I have been having very thin, black, tarry stools and my anus itches terribly. Actually my anus has itched for over a year now but I thought I was probably allergic to toilet paper or something. ... (3 replies)




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