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A 34-year-old member asked:

so the bf has had severe pain in his lower left abdomen and diarrhea for about a week what could this be?

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Dr. Barry Sheppard
Thoracic Surgery 34 years experience
Diverticulitis: This could be any number of things including an infectious diarrhea, or diverticulitis, appendicitis or even a kidney stone. Severe symptoms indicate seeing a doctor about the condition as soon as possible, and abdominal pain is not something to fool around with, or wait with hoping it will get better.

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Last updated Oct 6, 2017

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