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Does this sound like flu?: onset was vomiting, diarrhea, aches, fever/chills & headache. Then, sore throat, ears & sinus congestion. Now coughing.

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Dr. Scott Diede
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: 2 different viruses

Influenza causes respiratory symptoms (sore throat, congestion and cough).
Viral gastroenteritis ("stomach flu") is not related to influenza at all (other than it is a virus) and causes vomiting/diarrhea. Both can cause fevers, muscle aches, and headaches.

In brief: 2 different viruses

Influenza causes respiratory symptoms (sore throat, congestion and cough).
Viral gastroenteritis ("stomach flu") is not related to influenza at all (other than it is a virus) and causes vomiting/diarrhea. Both can cause fevers, muscle aches, and headaches.
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