Binge Drinking (Alcohol), Black (Tar) Colored Stools, Blank Stare And Bleeding

Reviewed on 5/13/2022

These symptoms can all be related to a wide variety of medical conditions. Black stools are typically a sign of bleeding somewhere in the digestive tract and should be investigated by a health care provider. Bleeding has many causes including blood clotting disorders, injury, and medication side effects. Binge drinking can be a sign of alcohol use disorder. Because these symptoms are related to so many different types of conditions, it is important to discuss all your signs and symptoms with a doctor to determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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