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Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD, Board Certified Physician
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I wonder if you could help tell me what is going on in my

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Hi there I wonder if you could help tell me what is going on in my body?
Wednesday woke up for back ache.
Thursday night woke up freezing cold and shivering for 15-20 mins. The rest of the night went from being seriously hot with a high temp and then chills again.
Friday day, stayed in bed with high temp and chills, diarrhoea and stomach cramps begin.
Friday night, night sweats, high temps continue.
Sat, starting to feel better through out the day.
Sat night, diarrhoea every hour from 2:30 - 7:30.
Any ideas?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Do you have any medical problems that you know of?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No nothing to mention. Did just find a little blood in the diarrhea just now.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

thanks for this question

How old are you?

have you taken antibiotics for any reason lately?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
30.Took some for an ear infection three months ago.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Ok. At this point, I am concerned you have developed C diff.

This is an infection that can take over the colon when you have taken antibiotics

I would get to a doctor right away and get tested.

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