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I started having yellow diarrhea while in Vietnam,managed to

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I started having yellow diarrhea while in Vietnam,managed to return to Hong Kong on 11May and visited Doctor at airport. He gave me Ciprofloxacin but it did not appear to work.He did say to return to see him and my daughter advised me to cancel my flight back to the UK. However I took Imodium and flew back 20 May. Now this morning I am back with the same yellow diarrhea and will try and see a doctor later.

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Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Hi Sheila

I'm very sorry about this

You need tested for something else. there are 2 things

1) c diff-this is a bacteria that can take over your colon

2) parasites-common overseas

I think you need tests for c diff and parasites.
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