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Diarrhoea and sick - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i need some help
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   this is kinda embarresing
User :   but is there anyway diarrhea can be red
User :   without me dying of a horrible disease?
Doctor :   color depends on the food stuff what you have taken before
User :   ive had diarrhea for the last week or 2. i got really sick when it first happened. coughing up these nasty mucus
User :   ive taken alot of cough medicine
User :   and i eat alot of hot sauce
User :   but i havnt taken cough medicine in a week
Doctor :   it might be the reason for that colour
User :   and i havnt had hotsauce till like the other day
User :   i feel fine i guess
Doctor :   ok
User :   i just hope im not dying
Doctor :   if at all blood comes with stool it comes like clots
User :   like balls?
User :   of blood
Doctor :   it cant stain all your stool
Doctor :   not balls
Doctor :   like small plaques
User :   i dont remember exactly what it looked like
User :   the stool was red though
User :   and the water was red
User :   maybe i should go see a doctor
User :   before you see me on the news
User :   hahahaaa
Doctor :ok
User :   i started having diarrhea when i got sick though
User :   i thought i had the H1N1
Doctor :   anyway what was the frequency
User :   frequency like how?

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