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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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I have been feeling ill since Friday with vomiting,

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I have been feeling ill since Friday with vomiting, diarrhea, chest pain, headache, cough, runny nose and aches and pains and wanted to know if its an infection or something
JA: Have you ever dealt with this before? Are you having any shortness of breath?
Customer: I've never had all these symptoms at once before and my breathing seems fine
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: Not really I just want to know the diagnosis of why I'm ill with all these symptoms
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 16 days ago.
Hello

It sounds like the flu

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Are you sure because it doesn't feel like the flu, it feels like more
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 16 days ago.

At least the flu

It may also be a sinus infection

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
I'd rather message as I've got abit of a sore throat with all the vomiting and coughing
Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Is there anything else you can suggest that it is?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 16 days ago.

There's also the possibility of a bacterial colon infection

I'm limited by not being able to examine you

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Is it possible for you to email me a sick note at all for my solicitor?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 16 days ago.

This isn't a telemedicine site and I can't do that here

Customer: replied 16 days ago.
Okay no problem
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 16 days ago.

I'm here if you ever need me again