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  • PLEASE HELP! as a friend is on the toilet from anything between 1-13hours a day with IBS

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases January 28, 2014 04:21 PM

    A family member as been diognosed with IBS and has been putting up with this for the past 7years. She gets stomach pains which come and go for weeks at a time. When she has these pains she is on the toilet for anything between 2-13hours everyday, the longest being 13 and a hal HOURS. She has been...

  • I have microbial discharge in my urine, my stool, my nose, my blood, and my skin. Parasite tests neg

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases January 17, 2014 09:12 PM

    Of those conducted, tests for parasites all negative. Medical personnel doing the tests apparently are either untrained or incompetent. Failing to come up with a diagnosis and failing to conduct the necessary tests to determine what my condition is. It is my belief based on research that I have...

  • Very sick in August- pneumonia, sepsis, meningitis

    Kmegamom 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases December 3, 2013 09:30 AM

    At the very beginning of August I went to the emergency room for major lower back pain (I've had five back surgeries). When I got there they didn't even take any of my info or send me to Triage! Before I knew it I was in the back with IV's in my arms someone drawing blood and a portable chest X-ray...

  • Very sick in August- pneumonia, sepsis, meningitis; still having mental fog

    Kmegamom 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases December 3, 2013 09:28 AM

    At the very beginning of August I went to the emergency room for major lower back pain (I've had five back surgeries). When I got there they didn't even take any of my info or send me to Triage! Before I knew it I was in the back with IV's in my arms someone drawing blood and a portable chest X-ray...

  • His foot and ankle is swollen

    Stepdaughter 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases November 24, 2013 03:54 AM

    The swelling has went all the way to his thigh he is in pain and can not bear any weight on it.It is hot to the touch but he says it is cold.it hurts and is dark pink and reddish in color.Can you help ?? He was raking leaves and later went to church came home freezing and shaking went to bed and...

  • Questions about bacteria klebsiella oxytoca please?

    star68 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases October 17, 2013 07:03 AM

    I went to thee doctors for a routine check up, no symptoms just post nasal drip due to my chronic sinusitis, and he send me to do a culture of my sputum. The results came back as follows:We observe >10 leukocytes and We obtain abundant growth of Klebsiella Oxytoca.The doctor prescribed antibiotics...

  • Peptostreptococcus in Breast and Face. I can feel it poking/tingling throughout body.

    hillaryL 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases October 1, 2013 02:00 AM

    Hello, my name is Hillary and I live in Santa Clara Co. in Northern California.The cyst in my R breast was surgically removed 8 weeks ago (even though the Dr. missed the Bad Spot all together.That's how I Finally was Dx' with the Peptostreptococcus and also Prevotella. I as well have a large cyst...

  • Nasty Infection

    aquaagu3 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases August 26, 2013 09:32 AM

    I really need help here. It started out as a little spider bite sized bite that I scratched. The skin ripped of and thought nothing of it, since it tends to happen to me a lot, but it started to get bigger. It is now the size of a quarter and layers of skin are gone from what seems to be a blister...

  • Rare symptoms on tongue but HIV negative

    ashler 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases July 11, 2013 09:03 PM

    Here's my story: In February 2012 I received unprotected oral sex (a girl performed ******** on me) followed by intercourse (condom was used for intercourse from start to end). Two to three weeks after this incident, I started to experience some very strange symptoms, including stiff neck, a...

  • Still waiting on a diagnosis..

    hismom 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases June 18, 2013 11:19 AM

    Two months ago my ten year old's right leg was swollen. He had an ultrasound and I was told he had a bakers cyst that had ruptured and it would go away on it's own..keep leg elevated. It did go away after a week or so. Last week he felt his knee swelling again and thought it was the cyst returning....

  • bowel ulceration

    nori641 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases May 19, 2013 02:47 AM

    Hi every bodyIs any one have digestive tract ulceration and what are symptoms and diagnosis?

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  • chronic bowel ulceration

    nori641 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases May 19, 2013 02:28 AM

    Hi every bodyAt 2008 lived with African refugees in a turkish camp .After one month i had diarrhea but my health is good so i didn't careAt 2009 my heath got worse and my weight decrease . 2 GI specialists diagnosed my disease as CROHNS after endoscopyand testing biopies .They found many small...

  • Do you know this hepatitis community ?

    HepatitisCommunity 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases March 12, 2013 12:53 PM

    www.hepatitiscommunity.com is an international website dedicated to hepatitis B and C (and hepatocellular carcinoma). Hepatologists and gastroenterologists can find news from congresses (EASL, AASLD, APASL), from publications, clinical cases and a forum. Join our community on facebook : ...

  • Some thing attact my skin and follicle

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases February 13, 2013 01:59 PM

    Dear member and expertI new member on this forum.Have scalp problem in head, and much headache. i live on asian with hot temperature.i have been go to local dermatologist and have no solution. i still drink itraconazole 100 mg twice daily and shampoo ketozonenale 2percentidentification problem is...

  • Antibiotics list

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases October 26, 2012 10:25 AM

    Useful list of antibiotics by types and classes:antibiotics list

  • A conundrum! Possibly tropical fever etc.

    Carumba 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases April 11, 2012 10:07 PM

    Hi All,I would be very grateful for any ideas you have on a health problem I have...Normally based in the UK, I travelled to Ghana during the first week of 2012. There I suffered some diarreah and fatigue, likely due to food poisoning and took Pepto Bismol for it. While there I did eat some...

  • Trauma in larynx, and root of the mouth. One error and terrible life after

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases March 23, 2012 04:55 PM

    Right after panendoscopy under general anesthesia my sister got trauma with serious problem in the mouth, jaw, ears, roof of the mouth, trachea, neck, lungs and now problem with muscles and all joints. Her left side damaged more, since trauma happened on that side.Please look at the link and help...

  • pink pimples

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases August 20, 2011 10:50 PM

    well a few weeks ago i was having sex with my girlfriend an 2 days after i notice small red pimple on my penis which does not iche me at all.but the skin that covers my penis the part to the very end of the skin that covers my penis burns me alot and hurts when i try to pull it back am very...

  • Please Help with Entamoeba Histolytica

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases July 27, 2011 04:08 AM

    My husband was diagnosed with this four months ago,but been suffering from it for over a year.He's been on four diff. antibiotics,including Flagyl twice and still not any better.Just wondering if anyone knows anything about this parasite.He has terrible abdominal pain over his liver,bad smelling...

  • Tick Head Left in Skin

    Smartshot 0 Replies
    Posted in: Infectious diseases July 1, 2011 12:17 PM

    The other day I got a tick and attempted to pull it out but its head got stuck in my skin. I tried to get the head out but I'm not 100% sure that I did. Now, where the tick was there is a small bump. Also, my chest slightly hurts whenever I breath, but this symptom started when I was playing tennis...

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