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I keep having to wake up at night because of diarrhea. Is this normal?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ali Yazdy
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
If it is acute you should check for infection.

In brief: No
If it is acute you should check for infection.
Dr. Ali Yazdy
Dr. Ali Yazdy
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Dr. ASHRAF MALEK
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Probably not
My practice is limited to liver. I would recommend to see gastroenterologist.

In brief: Probably not
My practice is limited to liver. I would recommend to see gastroenterologist.
Dr. ASHRAF MALEK
Dr. ASHRAF MALEK
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Dr. Sergio Casillas-Romero
Surgery - Colorectal
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Waking up at night with diarrhea is not normal and should be further worked up for above conditions.

In brief: No
Waking up at night with diarrhea is not normal and should be further worked up for above conditions.
Dr. Sergio Casillas-Romero
Dr. Sergio Casillas-Romero
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Dr. Leslie Leighton
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
In brief: No
Nocturnal symptoms of diarrhea are of concern and should be checked out thoroughly.

In brief: No
Nocturnal symptoms of diarrhea are of concern and should be checked out thoroughly.
Dr. Leslie Leighton
Dr. Leslie Leighton
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Dr. Ronald Kline
Surgery - Colorectal
In brief: No
This could a symptom of colitis, an inflammation in the colon.
I would recommend seeing your family physicain to see what may be the cause.

In brief: No
This could a symptom of colitis, an inflammation in the colon.
I would recommend seeing your family physicain to see what may be the cause.
Dr. Ronald Kline
Dr. Ronald Kline
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