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A 20-year-old female asked:

My parents have coronavirus & my moms stomach is killing her what could help?

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wanganswered
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
See a doctor: Approximately 3% to 40% COVID infected patients may present with GI symptoms. Currently, there is still no effective treatment approved for COVID-19. Most disease related symptoms are managed symptomatically. Bring your mother to see a doctor for evaluation and to rule out any other causes.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
COViD 19: COVID 19 can include GI symptoms. If she has significant abdominal pain, her doctor should be contacted. Per pain may or may not be COVID- related. If pain is unbearable than she should be evaluated at an emergency room.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Agree with Drs F&W: Protect yourself by wearing a mask, sanitising your hand often and keeping at a safe distance from your parents. If either of them develops breathing difficulty, call an ambulance to have them transported to a hospital.

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