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A 41-year-old male asked:

White tongue,extreme weakness,spaced out,chills/shakes. loose bowels wks. colonoscopy tuesday. are the above symptoms related to digestion problems.

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Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes : Anybody who develops fever chills weakness severe symptoms of colonoscopy should seek urgent treatment at emergency room this could be life-threatening septic shock
Last updated Apr 4, 2018


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