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I pay attention to my stool regularly and Noticed black

I pay attention to my stool regularly and Noticed black chunkThat looked like a rock I took it out and it’s not hard really I’m not that soft but I’m pretty sure it’s not a rock I also noticed possible mucus as well please help me figure out what this is
Sat, 20 Oct 2018
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