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Diarrhea, stomach pain, loss of appetite , head aches, body aches,chills. What these symptoms suggest ?

hello, my friend has the following symptoms, could u tell me what it means please? These are the symptoms:diarrhoea (which was black and oily), stomach pain, loss of appetite , head aches , body aches,chills.
Thu, 23 Jun 2011
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HIV AIDS Specialist 's  Response
black tarry stool means upper gastrointestinal tract bleed,associated with stomach pain & loss of appetite , Need Upper g.I Endoscopy
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Dr. ayaz qureshi's  Response
hi u are not give full symptoms how much time suffring from disease and u consult a doctor and take treatment .
General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
Hi,thanks for query.Black stools with pain indicates some infection or ulceration in G.I.Tract.He needs stool examination along with blood counts also.Please take him to doctor.In mean time please ask him to take light diet,more of liquids and avoid tobacco in any form.
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Dr. S D Pandey's  Response
Hi
welcome to you on health care magic.
your friend has perhaps infection in stomach.cnsult any doctor quickly.
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