Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Black Stools and Worsening Weight Loss 16 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 16 conditions that can cause Black Stools and Worsening Weight Loss.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Black Stools and Worsening Weight Loss.
  1. Gastritis
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Black Stools and Worsening Weight Loss.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  3. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  4. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Black Stools and Worsening Weight Loss.
  1. Cirrhosis
  2. Crohn's Disease
  3. Esophageal Ulcers
  4. Esophageal Varices
There are 7 rare conditions that can cause Black Stools and Worsening Weight Loss.
  1. Colorectal Cancer
  2. Esophageal Cancer
  3. Gastric Carcinoma
  4. Periarteritis Nodosa
  5. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  6. Ulcerative Colitis
  7. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Last Updated: Nov 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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