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how long does diarrhea associated with sepsis last

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Common cold: Diarrhea seldom occurs with a common cold which is an upper respiratory infection. Not sure what you have, but if it keeps up see a doctor.

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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Bile acid Malabsorpn: Approximately 20 percent of people who have had gallbladders removed will experience recurrent diarrhea, a condition known as postcholecystectomy dia ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: The fever often depends on the type of germ involved & where it is located.Many infant illnesses are viral & fever will last several days before recov ... Read More
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Most likely viral: Viral diarrheal illnesses may last for 1-2 weeks, but the fever should begin to resolve. Continue to monitor for fever spikes. Provide Pedialyte, bana ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miguel Rodriguez
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Depends: As long as the infection stays present. Some cases it will improve spontaneously in others it may require antibiotics and further care.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
All Ab can cause D: Often, antibiotic-associated diarrhea is mild and requires no treatment. The diarrhea typically clears up within a few days after you stop taking the ... Read More
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Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
30 years experience Pediatrics
Gastroenteritis: Stomach virus is a self limiting illness. Need to make sure to give enough fluids to prevent dehydration. Viral gastroenteritis usually lasts few days ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Goldman
27 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: You need to see your primary care doctor to evaluate this. Six weeks of diarrhea is not normal. It could be caused by any number of things, includin ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hosea Mcadoo
55 years experience Radiology
Many possibilities: You didn't mention how long, how often, fever, etc. If one time it could be short duration and be insignificant. If this repeated many things are p ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Diarrhea : hiatal repair should not cause chronic diarrhea I would ask the surgeon who did your hernia repair to explain this to you
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
That can be very: variable depending on the cause. According to the CDC, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of one to ten days (depending on the specific viru ... Read More

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