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Treatment for Dog worms and to increase immunity - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   What would happen to a person with practically no immune system(diabetic, heart problems, blood clots, and on blood thinners)if they catch whipworm or any other worm? and should they be around animals that have them?
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
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Doctor :  
they will need protection
Doctor :  
and they shuold involve in risk behavior
Doctor :   they will need the immunomodulators or multivitamins suppliments to increase immunity.
User :   Im asking what would happen would they die
Doctor :   the infection should be detected at the earliets if suspected and treated intensively
Doctor :  
to avoid complications and death
User :   if she gets a little fever she could die that is how bad shape she is
Doctor :  
her fever should be investigated intensively
Doctor :  
the cause found and treatment initiated
User :   your really not any help
User :   should animals with worms of any kind be around her
Doctor :   I am telling you what you could do to avoid complications
Doctor :  
you are not trying to understand
Doctor :  
no they should not be
User :   if you see worms coming out of a dogs butt is that bad
Doctor :  
get her examined and her fever investigated treated immediately
Doctor :  
yes it is bad, and the dog should be treated and never allowed around the patients and children

Doctor :   and also the patient and children around should be dewormed.
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