I was just hospitalized and diagnosed with ischemic colitis. It has ben about 31/2 weeks. I have continued to have pain and discomfort. Does this seem normal? Should it have cleared up by now? I am not taking any meds nor do I. I do not have a heart condition, diabetes or are taking hormone drugs. I was checked for bacteria and as expected those tests were negative. At this time they are checking for blood disorders. My concern is should I be feeling better? It hurts to eat and even when I am not eating I have abdominal discomfort. What's that all about?
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