Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Possible parasite?
Healthy male 66.  6 weeks ago, had no energy.  Developed cough, severe diarrhea, vomiting, loss of appetite, headache, pain in lower back.  In the last 3 weeks, I have been in and out of the ER three times.  Hundreds of blood tests and stool specimins and all come back negative.  Right now have fever of 102 and rigor.  Vomiting has subsided, but still have diarrhea and back pain.  I was in Costa Rica in February for 3 weeks but my last blood smear rules out malaria.  
Can anyone help?  Should I see an infectious disease specialist?  
Discussion is closed
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
1636858 tn?1307461994
Sounds to me like all the symptoms of a parasite so go see a specialist and maybe try a dose of worm syrup?
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
A
A
Looking for a Doctor?
Shop for health care like an expert. Find the best doctors based on reviews from patients like you.
Undiagnosed Symptoms Community Resources
Top General Health Answerers
363281 tn?1353103243
Blank
Nelson, New Zealand
Avatar universal
Blank
Queensland, Australia
19694731 tn?1482853437
Blank
AL
Avatar universal
Blank
80052 tn?1496327897
Blank
way off the beaten track!, BC
Avatar universal
Blank
CT