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Old 10-03-2001, 04:29 PM   #1
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What type of doctor should I see?

Hi
I have been having some bowel & stomach problems. My family doc just said..."stay away from milk & ice cream"..since those were a definate cause of strong gasses & painful bloating. Well, things have gotten worse. Almost wondering if caffine is giving me trouble too.
Anyways, what kind of 'specialist' should I see. Sounds like my family doc don't want to deal with it much.
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Old 10-03-2001, 04:53 PM   #2
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Re: What type of doctor should I see?

Hi,
You need to see a Gastroenterologist but you usually need to be referred by your primary care Doctor.

God Bless----Harry

 
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