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Friend early 70 Been ill past 2 years Lethargy Severe blood

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Friend early 70
Been ill past 2 years
Lethargy
Severe blood pressure from high to low
Severe diarrhoea
Resting mainly in bed
Lost stone and a half
Addisobs disease suspected but ruled out
In hospital for 4 days tests revealed nothing
Now in bed constantly
If stands up blood pressure rises
Wife distraught
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
Hello
What is your question?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What steps if any can we take to get support and answers to situation posed above
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
Proper medical work up.
Needs a good internal medicine specialist.
needs to be checked for
hyperthyrodism
Pheochromacytoma
Carcinoid cyndrome
Among others.
Simply ruling out addisons is not enough work up.
OK, so that is an initial answer….
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