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Can you have the stomach flu with no fever or nausea or vomiting, just extreme stomach cramps and diarrhea?

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Dr. Keshab Paudel
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Although it's commonly called stomach flu, gastroenteritis isn't the same as influenza.
Real flu (influenza) affects only your respiratory system: nose, throat and lungs. Gastroenteritis can cause abdominal pain and diarrhea but usually have some nausea or vomiting or both.

In brief: Yes

Although it's commonly called stomach flu, gastroenteritis isn't the same as influenza.
Real flu (influenza) affects only your respiratory system: nose, throat and lungs. Gastroenteritis can cause abdominal pain and diarrhea but usually have some nausea or vomiting or both.
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