A 28-year-old male asked:
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has bad stomach flu a about 5/6 months ago, my stomach still feels bad. i researched"post infection ibs "nih.gov. and read it takes years for you to recovery, and if. is that true? what can i do to get my gi tract better?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes and few things: Post infectious IBS will have to be firmly diagnosed and it can last indefinitely. Chronic gi conditions will have to be ruled out at some point if symptoms worsen. Dietary adjustments and controlling amount of food ingested at a time will help in the recovery process.
Answered on Jul 14, 2020

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