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Why am I passing black colored stools since mandibular crack and broken teeth?

one month back i met an accident.. got mandibular crack and broken some dental, at that time much blood and cracked teeth went to stomach inside... now i am getting black motion since at that time. i am still i am using medicines... after lower jaw surgery . Is it any problem.. i am getting black motion.
Mon, 14 Aug 2017
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Black stools suggest upper GI bleed if loose in consistency.. if you feel tired or feel discomfort on rising up from lying down you may need blood transfusion. get hemogram and UPPER GI ENDOSCOPY.
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Why am I passing black colored stools since mandibular crack and broken teeth?

Black stools suggest upper GI bleed if loose in consistency.. if you feel tired or feel discomfort on rising up from lying down you may need blood transfusion. get hemogram and UPPER GI ENDOSCOPY.