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Swimming River Accidently Swallowed Water Giardiasis
Inhaled/swallowed some pool water on accident today while swimming. Not much, burned sinuses. 16 y/o boy 10 hrs later no symptoms. Secondary drowning?
No, just as U said-: - inhaled chlorinated water. No symptoms later means all is fine. ...Read more
Hey today i fell in a river, a dirty one with rotten fish everywhere, and i swallowed a fair amount of water, will i be ok? qua bacteria and stuff
Probably low risk: This certainly sounds unpleasant, and there may be a risk of infection, especially if the river is contaminated with human waste. But most such events don't cause any problem and there's not much that can be done now. Be on the alert for symptoms like nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. If none of these in the next few days, don't worry about it. ...Read more
Pool water: If the pool is properly maintained and the water properly treated, the liklihood of serious illness is minimal. If non-toilet trained infants/children are swimming, transmission of giardiasis, cryptosporidium and enteroviruses ( echo virus and coxsackie virus) all causes of diarrheal illness is possible. ...Read more
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Son, 5y, was swimming in Lake Mi today & swallow/choke on water due to lg waves. Late afternoon, he became cold & was coughing but stopped now. Worry?
I went swimming today and may have swallowed some water. Since then, I've felt some fatigue(which is normal)and some stomaches(not normal), am I okay?
Get checked: Get a quick check up. if the water gets into your lungs, it could cause some injury which can affect your breathing and your oxygenation. And the fatigue may be an early symptom. Getting checked in an urgent care center or emergency room is the best thing to do so you can prevent getting into worse problems. tell your parents soon. ...Read more
Went swimming in very cold water a few days ago, since then it hurts to swallow very cold food or liquids. Thoughts?
I just went swimming at the beach and swallowed salt water now
I am coughing and have a sore throat. What should I do? I also have allergies n asthma
Yes: Need to be tested for many organisms. ...Read more
Fungal infection: Have your nail sent for culture.Get a more detailed answer ›
In terms of pathogens, is it safer for kids to swim in a public pool or fresh water such as a river?
Went swimming at the river and got bit by something and it swelled up and feels hot tried taking benadrill but it is still swelled up?
I do not perspire much. Yet this day i had rivers of perspiration & then i nearly passed out & was nauseous. Water didn't help, a sweet drink did.
Sewage has been spilling into the river we get our tap water from. E. Coli measured in river over 6 million per 100ml. Sick for 3 weeks now. Possible?
Sewage: See a doctor . You should-have your stool cultured and started on antibiotics as soon as possible. ...Read more
Hello, my family and I went swimming in the American River last weekend and my son has bumps on him that looks like bug bites. They are really itchy and the bumps are raised. Some of the bumps are close together and some are not. Each day for the pass wee
Swimmer's itch?: or seabather's eruption. Both are similar in many respects, they cause red itchy bumps that may become vesicular, "small blisters". Treatment is focused on symptom control with antihistamines, anti itch lotions and topical steroids, with severe eruption oral steroids may be required. Spontaneous resolution often follows. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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