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Results: 166 causes of Black stool OR Loose stool

    1. Abdominal Cancer
     Growth of abnormal cells (tumour) affecting the organs in the abdominal cavity; may be due to primary growth of a tumour or spread from another tumour (metastases, secondary tumour)...more »
    2. Acinic cell carcinoma
     A usually slow-growing malignant tumor that that can occur in various parts of the body but is most often found in the pancreas, salivary glands, palate and upper lip. Symptoms are determined by the size and location of the growth....more »
    3. Acrodermatitis Enteropathica
     A rare inherited malabsorption disorder where the body is unable to absorb zinc in adequate quantities....more »
    4. Adenocarcinoid tumor
     A rare type of tumor that occurs in the gastrointestinal tract and tends to metastasize. The symptoms are determined by the location of the tumors....more »
    5. Adenoviruses
     Common viruses causing common cold and various other ailments....more »
    6. Amebiasis
     An intestinal infection caused by a parasitic amebic organism. It is usually associated with poor sanitation....more »
    7. Amoebiasis
     An infectious disease caused by a free-living amoebic parasite called Entamoeba histolytica. The organism infects the bowel and causes gastroenteritis. Infection occurs through ingesting contaminated food or water. It is more common in countries with poor...more »
    8. Ampicillin -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is strong evidence to indicate that exposure to Ampicillin during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of e...more »
    9. Apomorphine -- Teratogenic Agent
     Experimental studies on chickens indicate that the use of Apomorphine during pregnancy may cause various harmful effects on the fetus. The likelihood and severity of symptoms may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exp...more »
    10. Arteriovenous Malformation
     Birth defect of a tangle of veins and arteries....more »

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