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Posted by: Robert | 04/04/2019

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Stomach flu two and a half months apart

Hello, I got the same stomach flu twice.two and a half months apart. I lost 30 lbs in two month.have you head of a flue like this?I have seen the Doctor four times and have had blood work,urine,stole sample and a ultra sound they can’t find any thing. If you have any info it would be greatly appreciated.

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Posted 06/04/2019

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Hi Robert
It is possible that you had a different virus the second time - and because your immune system was still a little bit 'down' from the previous stomach flu, you picked up a different virus. I would also have suggested that some tests be done, especially to check for parasites or bacteria (other than the normal bacteria) in the stool - if this was not done and if you are still symptomatic, then rather go back to the doctor. Good luck and I hope that  you feel better soon. 
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